Talks to Teachers on Psychology and to Students on Some of Life's Ideals

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Still-vital lectures on teaching deal with psychology and the teaching art, the stream of consciousness, the child as a behaving organism, education and behavior, and more. The three addresses to students are "The Gospel of Relaxation," "On a Certain Blindness in Human Beings," and "What Makes a Life Significant?" Preface. 2 black-and-white illustrations.

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Overview

Still-vital lectures on teaching deal with psychology and the teaching art, the stream of consciousness, the child as a behaving organism, education and behavior, and more. The three addresses to students are "The Gospel of Relaxation," "On a Certain Blindness in Human Beings," and "What Makes a Life Significant?" Preface. 2 black-and-white illustrations.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780486419640
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 8/28/2001
  • Series: Dover Books on Biology, Psychology, and Medicine
  • Edition description: Reprint
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 1,000,863
  • Product dimensions: 5.68 (w) x 8.62 (h) x 0.38 (d)

Table of Contents

TALKS TO TEACHERS
I Psychology and the Teaching Art
II The Stream of Consciousness
III The Child as a Behaving Organism
IV Education and Behavior
V The Necessity of Reactions
VI Native Reactions and Acquired Reactions
VII What the Native Reactions Are
VIII The Laws of Habit
IX The Association of Ideas
X Interest
XI Attention
XII Memory
XIII The Acquisition of Ideas
XIV Apperception
XV The Will
TALKS TO STUDENTS
I The Gospel of Relaxation
II On a Certain Blindness in Human Beings
III What Makes a Life Significant?
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