Ways of Wisdom: Moral Education in the Early National Period

Ways of Wisdom: Moral Education in the Early National Period

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780820322520
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
Publication date: 02/28/2001
Pages: 312
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.97(d)

About the Author


Jean E. Friedman is an associate professor of history at the University of Georgia.

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
Chapter 1. Mordecai Family Wisdom: Rachel Mordecai and Family Pedagogy
Chapter 2. Enlightened Wisdom: Rational Pedagogy and Irrational Impulse in the Edgeworth Family
Chapter 3. Wisdom Tested: Rachel Mordecai's Practice
Chapter 4. Ways of Wisdom: Separate Paths of Holiness
Chapter 5. Wisdom Transformed: The Evangelization of Edgeworthian Pedagogy
Afterword
The Diary of Rachel Mordecai Lazarus
Appendix: Short Biographies of the Mordecai and Edgeworth Families
Notes
Index

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