Common Vision: Parenting and Educating for Wholeness / Edition 2

Common Vision: Parenting and Educating for Wholeness / Edition 2

by David Marshak
     
 

ISBN-10: 0820437026

ISBN-13: 9780820437026

Pub. Date: 01/28/1997

Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc.

The Common Vision: Parenting and Educating for Wholeness presents the teachings about child raising and education of Rudolf Steiner, Sri Aurobindo Ghose, and Hazrat Inayat Khan. The book reveals the powerful similarities among these three teachings, which together describe a common vision of human nature and human growth from birth to age

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The Common Vision: Parenting and Educating for Wholeness presents the teachings about child raising and education of Rudolf Steiner, Sri Aurobindo Ghose, and Hazrat Inayat Khan. The book reveals the powerful similarities among these three teachings, which together describe a common vision of human nature and human growth from birth to age twenty-one. This common vision provides parents with a profound understanding of children as whole beings and of their capacities and needs physically, emotionally, mentally, and spiritually. It offers teachers and parents a detailed description of what children need in their schooling at various ages if they are to grow into wholeness and manifest their potential.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780820437026
Publisher:
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Series:
Counterpoints of Education Series, #48
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
246
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction: The Evolutionary Crisis, The Coevolutionary Response1
1A Common Vision of Wholeness5
2Life Stories23
3The Vision of Rudolf Steiner35
4A Day in the Life of the Second Grade at a Waldorf School57
5The Vision of Aurobindo Ghose79
6A Visit to the Sri Aurobindo Ashram119
7The Vision of Inayat Khan153
8A Talk with Murshida Vera Corda187
9Three Visions of Human Nature: Commonality and Divergence201
10Common Vision, Uncommon Sense207
Notes223
Bibliography233
Index243

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