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  1. Moral Philosophy for Education (RLE Edu K)

    By Robin Barrow

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Teachers and students are frequently confused as to the relevance of abstract philosophical theorising to the reality of the classroom and this book is distinctive for the attention it devotes to philosophy and its potential contribution to practical matters, and education in particular. The author...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Theory & Practice in Education (RLE Edu K)

    Edited by R F Dearden

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The main concern of the volume is the relation of theory to practice in education but the book also reviews the state of educational theory, and its relation to politics. Beginning with a group of papers on specific areas of the relation between theory and practice, the book goes on to discuss...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Education, Society and Human Nature (RLE Edu K)

    An Introduction to the Philosophy of Education

    By Anthony O'Hear

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Intended primarily for education students this book provides an introduction to the philosophy of education that tackles educational problems and at the same time relates them to the mainstream of philosophical analysis. Among the educational topics the book discusses are the aims of education, the...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Logic of Education (RLE Edu K)

    Edited by Paul H Hirst, R S Peters

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book explores the implications for the curriculum, for teaching and for the authority structure of schools and colleges of an analysis of ‘education’ in which the development of knowledge and understanding is accorded a central position. The book explains what philosophy of education is, and...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Everyday Imagining and Education (RLE Edu K)

    By Margaret Sutherland

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book discusses the kind of imaginative thinking which is going on all the time without producing the masterpieces of art and culture. The author brings together the body of educational theory, psychological theory and some general opinions about imagination, to provide an account of everyday...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Philosophy of Education (RLE Edu K)

    An Introduction

    By Harry Schofield

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    There are many students who find philosophy of education difficult, because they have never received teaching in the basic essentials of general philosophy. This book begins by asking the basic question ‘what is philosophy?’ and examines a number of possible answers. Step by step the reader is...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Education for Peace (RLE Edu K)

    By Herbert Read

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book deals with the everlasting problem of war and peace. In it, the author argues that mankind must be predisposed for peace by the right kind of education and he discusses how to devise methods of education which will prevent war....

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Rationality of Feeling (RLE Edu K)

    Learning From the Arts

    By David Best

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume emphasizes the necessity for arts teachers to nurture the personal development of their students by expanding their artistic understanding and creativity. In aiming to provide a broader understanding for the effective teaching of the arts, the author provides powerful reasons for seeing...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Educating the Virtues (RLE Edu K)

    An Essay on the Philosophical Psychology of Moral Development and Education

    By David Carr

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Tracing the views on moral life of such past philosophers as Plato, Aristotle and Kant, as well as of such theorists as Durkheim, Freud, Piaget and Kohlberg, the author sets forth a full discussion of the nature and educational implications of the idea of moral virtue....

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Dreams and Education (RLE Edu K)

    By J C Hill

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Written at a time when the psychology of education was still in its infancy, this volume explains the scientific interpretation of dreams. The importance of the Dream Mind in normal behaviour, and in the production and appreciation of literature and art, is illustrated by numerous examples....

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge