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Transformative learning : educational vision for the 21st century

Author: Edmund V O'Sullivan
Publisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press ; London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA by St. Martin's Press, 1999.
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This book assesses what it means to face the educational challenges of the 21st century, and offers a way for education to develop whole human beings in the context of a sustainable planetary  Read more...

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O'Sullivan, Edmund V.
Transformative learning.
Toronto : University of Toronto Press ; London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA by St. Martin's Press, 1999
(OCoLC)755055763
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edmund V O'Sullivan
ISBN: 0802083099 1856496988 1856496996 9780802083098 9781856496988 9781856496995
OCLC Number: 122961611
Description: xv, 304 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Thomas Berry --
Prologue: The Dream Drives the Action --
1 Education in a Period of Historical Decline --
2 Education and the Dilemmas of Modernism: Towards an Ecozoic Vision --
3 Modernism: the Eclipse of Cosmology and the Loss of the View of the Whole --
4 Ringing in Our Ears and Invading Our Souls: Reflection on the Dream Structure of Our Western Cultural Mantras --
5 Dimensions of Power: Education for Peace, Social Justice and Diversity --
6 The Planetary Context of Creativity: Educational Vision in a Cosmological Context --
7 Education for Integral Development --
8 Quality of Life Education: Transformative Ecozoic Vision --
Epilogue: Kindling the Fires of the Soul: Educating the Human Spirit in Our Time.
Responsibility: Edmund O'Sullivan ; foreword by Thomas Berry.

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