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Disciplines of Education

ISBN 9781138629974
Published October 14, 2018 by Routledge
342 Pages

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Book Description

First published in 1967, this book suggests that educational problems should not, and indeed cannot, be solved in isolation, but that we need to bring all our disciplines and resources to bear upon them. It explores in turn philosophical, psychological and sociological approaches to educational theory and examines great thinkers such as Plato, R

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Introduction; Part One: Philosophical; 2. Philosophy and Education 3. Plato (427-347 B.C.) 4. Jean Jacques Rousseau (1712-78) 5. John Dewey (1859-1952); Part Two: Psychological; 6. Psychology and Education 7. Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) 8. Jean Piaget (b. 1896) 9. B. F. Skinner (b. 1904); Part Three: Sociological; 10. Sociology and Education 11. Emile Durkheim (1858-1917) 12. George H. Mead (1863-1931) 13. Karl Mannheim (1893-1947); Conclusion; Index

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