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The meaning of education; contributions to a philosophy of education,

Author: Nicholas Murray Butler
Publisher: New York, C. Scribner's Sons, 1915.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. and enl. edView all editions and formats
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Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947.
Meaning of education.
New York, C. Scribner's Sons, 1915
(OCoLC)577883430
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Murray Butler
OCLC Number: 177083
Description: xiii, 385 pages 20 cm
Contents: Introduction. --
The meaning of education. --
What knowledge is of most worth? --
Is there a new education? --
Five evidences of an education. --
Training for vocation and avocation. --
Standards. --
Waste in education. --
The conduct of the kindergarten. --
Religious instruction and its relation to education. --
The scope and function of secondary education. --
The secondary school programme. --
The American college and the American university. --
The place of Comenius in the history of education. --
Status of education at the close of the nineteenth century. --
Some fundamental principles of American education. --
Education in the United States. --
Discipline and the social aim of education.
Responsibility: by Nicholas Murray Butler ...
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