Tomorrow's Children: A Blueprint for Partnership Education in the 21st Century

Tomorrow's Children: A Blueprint for Partnership Education in the 21st Century

by Riane Eisler, Nel Noddings
     
 

From the best-selling social thinker, Riane Eisler, a new model for childhood education and a healthier, more humane world.See more details below

Overview

From the best-selling social thinker, Riane Eisler, a new model for childhood education and a healthier, more humane world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813365695
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
08/12/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
392
Sales rank:
1,430,682
Product dimensions:
6.19(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.83(d)

Meet the Author

Riane Eisler is best known as the author of the international bestseller The Chalice and the Blade (Harper & Row, 1987). Her other works include Sacred Pleasure (HarperCollins, 1995), The Partnership Way (Holistic Education Press, 1998), and most recently her fictionalized memoir of growing up in Havana, Cuba, as a refugee from the Nazis, The Gate (iuniverse.com). Dr. Eisler is president of the Center for Partnership Studies, keynotes conferences around the world, and lives with her husband in the Monterey Peninsula.

Table of Contents

Foreword, Nel Noddings Prologue: Education for the 21st Century Acknowledgments Part One: Partnership Education: The Basics 1. Reconstructing Education: Basic Building Blocks 2. Refocusing and Reframing Education: The Basic Design Part Two: Reweaving the Educational Tapestry: The Vertical and Horizontal Threads 3. Beginnings: From the Stars to Us 4. Our Human Adventure: Patterns and Possibilities 5. From Counting to Current Events: Making the Three R's Meaningful 6. Learning and Living: Interweaving Student Interests and Concerns Epilogue: Our Children's Future Additional Resources Appendix A: Sample Curriculum Materials and Handouts Appendix B: More on Books and Videos Appendix C: More Curriculum Materials and Handouts Endnotes List of Illustrations Bibliography Index

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