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Transformative learning : educational vision for the 21st century

Author: Edmund V O'Sullivan
Publisher: London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in USA exclusively 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.
London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in USA exclusively by St. Martin's Press, 1999
(OCoLC)607445186
Online version:
O'Sullivan, Edmund V.
Transformative learning.
London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in USA exclusively by St. Martin's Press, 1999
(OCoLC)631710209
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edmund V O'Sullivan
ISBN: 1856496988 9781856496988 1856496996 9781856496995 0802083099 9780802083098
OCLC Number: 40776823
Notes: "An OISE/UT book published in association with University of Toronto Press."
Description: xv, 304 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Dream drives the action --
Education in a period of historical decline --
Education and the dilemmas of modernism: towards an ecozoic vision --
Modernism: the eclipse of cosmology and the loss of the view of the whole --
Ringing in our ears and invading our souls: reflection on the dream structure of our western cultural mantras --
Dimensions of power: education for peace, social justice and diversity --
Planetary context of creativity: educational vision in a cosmological context --
Education for integral development --
Quality of life education: transformative ecozoic vision --
Kindling the fires of the soul: educating the human spirit in our time.
Responsibility: Edmund O'Sullivan ; foreword by Thomas Barry.
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