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  1. 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 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 9th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 9th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Freedom and Discipline (RLE Edu K)

    By Richard Smith

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Questions of discipline and order arise wherever formal education is practised, and are particularly acute for those training to teach or in their first school posts. For many years now writing on these topics has tended to depict teaching as the deployment of ‘skills’ and ‘techniques’ and...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Education (RLE Edu K)

    A Search For New Principles

    By Herbert Phillipson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Contributing to early debates on nature versus nurture, schools and the social environment, town planning and a free comprehensive education, the author discusses key educational issues against the background of a distintegrating Europe in the midst of war....

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Education, Justice and the Human Good

    Fairness and equality in the education system

    Edited by Kirsten Meyer

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    The education system is faced with many demands of justice. What these demands imply and how they are justified is, however, disputed. In this book, international contributors present cutting edge research to discuss the relationship between educational justice and the value of education.By...

    Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge