Fifty Modern Thinkers on Education: From Piaget to the Present Day / Edition 1

Fifty Modern Thinkers on Education: From Piaget to the Present Day / Edition 1

by Liora Bresler
     
 

Fifty Modern Thinkers on Education looks at fifty of the twentieth century's most significant contributors to the debate on education. Among those included are:
* Pierre Bourdieu
* Elliot Eisner
* Hans J. Eysenck
* Michel Focault
* Henry Giroux
* Jurgen Habermas
* Susan Isaacs
* A.S. Neill
* Herbert Read
* Simone

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Overview

Fifty Modern Thinkers on Education looks at fifty of the twentieth century's most significant contributors to the debate on education. Among those included are:
* Pierre Bourdieu
* Elliot Eisner
* Hans J. Eysenck
* Michel Focault
* Henry Giroux
* Jurgen Habermas
* Susan Isaacs
* A.S. Neill
* Herbert Read
* Simone Weill.
Together with Fifty Major Thinkers on Education
this book provides a unique history of educational thinking. Each essay gives key biographical information, an outline of the individual's principal achievements and activities, an assessment of his or her impact and influence and a list of their major writings and suggested further reading.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415224093
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/28/2001
Series:
Routledge Key Guides Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
996,055
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Alphabetical list of contents
Notes on contributors
Preface
A. S. Neill, 1883-19731
Susan Isaac, 1885-19486
Harold Rugg, 1886-196010
Ludwig Wittgenstein, 1889-195115
Martin Heidegger, 1889-195123
Herbert Edward Read, 1893-196828
Lev Semyonovich Vygotsky, 1896-193433
Jean Piaget, 1896-198037
Michael Oakeshott, 1901-9244
Carl Rogers, 1902-8749
Ralph Winifred Tyler, 1902-8754
Burrhus Frederic Skinner, 1904-9058
Harry Broudy, 1905-9864
Simone Weil, 1909-4369
Joseph J. Schwab, 1910-8873
Clark Kerr, 1911-79
Benjamin S. Bloom, 1913-9986
Jerome S. Bruner, 1915-90
Torsten Husen, 1916-96
Lee J. Cronbach, 1916-102
Donald Thomas Campbell, 1916-96105
Maxine Greene, 1917-112
R. S. Peters, 1919-118
John I. Goodlad, 1920-122
Paulo Freire, 1921-97128
Seymour B. Sarason, 1919-133
Israel Scheffler, 1923-142
Jean-Francois Lyotard, 1924-98148
Lawrence A. Cremin, 1925-90154
Basil Bernstein F., 1925-2000161
Michel Foucault, 1926-84170
Margaret Donaldson, 1926-175
Ivan Illich, 1926-181
Lawrence Kohlberg, 1927-87188
Paul H. Hirst, 1927-193
Philip Wesley Jackson, 1928-199
Jane Roland Martin, 1929-203
Nel Noddings, 1929-210
Jurgen Habermas, 1929-215
Carl Bereiter, 1930-224
Pierre Bourdieu, 1930-229
Neil Postman, 1931-234
Theodore R. Sizer, 1932-241
Elliot Eisner, 1933-247
John White, 1934-252
Lee S. Shulman, 1938-257
Michael W. Apple, 1942263
Howard Gardner, 1943-272
Henry Giroux, 1943-280
Linda Darling-Hammond, 1951-285

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