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Agony in education : the importance of struggle in the process of learning

Author: Edward Kuhlman
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Bergin & Garvey, 1994.
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Argues that uniformity, pre-designed programmes and "experts" have come to dominate and characterise educational institutions. This text offers motifs and imagery from the classical world as  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kuhlman, Edward.
Agony in education.
Westport, Conn. : Bergin & Garvey, 1994
(OCoLC)605343911
Online version:
Kuhlman, Edward.
Agony in education.
Westport, Conn. : Bergin & Garvey, 1994
(OCoLC)623303414
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Kuhlman
ISBN: 0897893743 9780897893749
OCLC Number: 28723191
Description: viii, 206 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The tyranny of technology : success and excess --
Struggle and civility --
The agon motif --
Agonism in education --
Transcendence and technology --
Ciphering the schools --
A note about narcissism --
Agon and motivation --
Imagery of agony --
Agon and creativity --
Agon and athletic imagery --
Agon and military metaphors --
Experiential education --
A modest proposal : an agonic curriculum.
Responsibility: Edward L. Kuhlman.

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