ISBN-10:
0199783063
ISBN-13:
9780199783069
Pub. Date:
02/18/2011
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Classic and Contemporary Readings in the Philosophy of Education / Edition 2

Classic and Contemporary Readings in the Philosophy of Education / Edition 2

by Steven M. Cahn

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ISBN-13: 9780199783069
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 02/18/2011
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 464
Sales rank: 701,818
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author



Steven M. Cahn is Professor of Philosophy at The City University of New York Graduate Center.

Table of Contents



*=New to this Edition
Preface
Introduction
PART I. CLASSIC THEORIES
1. Plato
Meno
Protagoras (selection)
The Republic (selection)
2. Aristotle
Nicomachean Ethics (selection)
Politics (selection)
3. John Locke
Some Thoughts Concerning Education (selection)
4. Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Emile (selection)
5. Immanuel Kant
Lectures on Pedagogy (selection)
6. Mary Wollstonecraft
* A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (selection)
7. John Stuart Mill
Inaugural Address at St. Andrews
8. Alfred North Whitehead
The Aims of Education (selection)
9. John Dewey
The Child and the Curriculum
Democracy and Education (selection)
Experience and Education
PART II. CONTEMPORARY ISSUES
A. Schools
10. A. S. Neill
Summerhill (selection)
11. Patricia Heidenry
* Home Is Where the School Is
12. Kieran Egan
Open Education: Open to What?
13. Joseph S. Spoerl
* Justice and the Case for School Vouchers
14. Jeffrey R. Henig
* Rethinking School Choice
15. Amy Gutmann
Democratic Education (selection)
16. Israel Scheffler
Moral Education and the Democratic Ideal
B. Teaching
17. Paul H. Hirst
What Is Teaching?
18. John Passmore
* The Concept of Teaching
19. Jacques Maritain
Education at the Crossroads (selection)
20. Michel Foucault
* Discipline and Punish (selection)
21. Paulo Freire
Pedagogy of the Oppressed (selection)
22. Nel Noddings
Caring (selection)
23. Steven M. Cahn
* Guiding, Grading, and Guarding
C. Curriculum
24. Sidney Hook
The Content of a Liberal Education
25. Jane Roland Martin
Two Dogmas of Curriculum
26. Maxine Greene
The Passions of Pluralism: Multiculturalism and the Expanding Community
27. Richard M. Rorty
Hermeneutics, General Studies, and Teaching
28. John R. Searle
Traditionalists and Their Challengers
29. Martha Nussbaum
* Cultivating Humanity (selection)
30. Wm. Theodore de Bary
Asia in the Core Curriculum

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