Philosophy Of Education In Historical Perspective / Edition 2

Philosophy Of Education In Historical Perspective / Edition 2

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by Adrian M. Dupuis, Robin L. Gordon, Robin L. Gordon
     
 

This volume addresses the recent concern over the state of education in the U.S. today by tracing the history of educational theory from its classical roots to the reforms recommended by early and later liberals.See more details below

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This volume addresses the recent concern over the state of education in the U.S. today by tracing the history of educational theory from its classical roots to the reforms recommended by early and later liberals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761805489
Publisher:
University Press of America
Publication date:
12/19/1996
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
0.72(w) x 5.50(h) x 8.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
IPhilosophy and Education1
IILiberalism Versus Conservatism9
IIIClassical Educational Theory31
IVRenaissance Humanism: The Culmination of Educational Conservatism69
VThe Beginning of Educational Liberalism91
VIThe Flowering of Liberalism115
VIIThe Neo-Conservative Reaction163
VIIIEducational Liberalism Redefined211
IXA Proposed Solution231
XEducational Psychologies253
XIPostmodernism273
XIIUnity Within Diversity291
Appendix303
Index307

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