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Experience and education

Author: John Dewey
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1997, ©1938.
Series: Kappa Delta Pi lecture series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Touchstone edView all editions and formats
The great educational theorist's most concise statement of his ideas about the needs, the problems, and the possibilities of education--written after his experience with the progressive schools and in the light of the criticisms his theories received -- from cover.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dewey, John, 1859-1952.
Experience and education.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 1997, ©1938
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Dewey
ISBN: 0684838281 9780684838281
OCLC Number: 37680722
Notes: "A Touchstone book."
Description: 91 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: 1. Traditional vs. progressive education --
2. The need of a theory of experience --
3. Criteria of experience --
4. Social control --
5. The nature of freedom --
6. The meaning of purpose --
7. Progressive organization of subject-matter --
8. Experience : the means and goal of education.
Series Title: Kappa Delta Pi lecture series.
Responsibility: by John Dewey.


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"No one has done more to keep alive the fundamental ideals of liberal civilization." -- Morris R. Cohen

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