Jim Burns

Jim Burns is an Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction at Florida International University. He formerly taught English for speakers of other languages, history, and social studies in Fairfax County, Virginia Public Schools. His research interests include curriculum theory, masculinities studies, qualitative research methods, and the embodiment of power in governmental systems.


Deconstructing the Education-Industrial Complex in the Digital Age
Douglas Loveless, Pamela Sullivan, Katie Dredger, Jim Burns. © 2017. 354 pages.
Developments in the education field are affected by numerous, and often conflicting, social, cultural, and economic factors. With the increasing corporatization of education...
Gender, Process, and Praxis: Re-Politicizing Education in an Era of Neoliberalism, Instrumentalism, and “Big Data”
Jim Burns, Colin Green. © 2017. 31 pages.
The authors establish an analytical framework comprising the socio-historical and ideological formation(s) and re-formation(s) of hegemonic masculinities as part of a system of...