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Learning from our mistakes : a reinterpretation of twentieth-century educational theory

Author: Henry J Perkinson
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1984.
Series: Contributions to the study of education, no. 14.
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Perkinson, Henry J.
Learning from our mistakes.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1984
(OCoLC)763178594
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry J Perkinson
ISBN: 0313242399 9780313242397
OCLC Number: 11445830
Description: xvi, 209 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: PART I. Of metaphors and common sense : 1. Three metaphors for education --
2. Karl Popper's evolutionary epistemology --
PART II. How we learn from our mistakes : 3. Jean Piaget --
4. B.F. Skinner --
PART III. How teachers can help students to learn from mistakes : 5. Maria Montessori --
6. A.S. Neill --
7. Carl Rogers --
PART IV. Learning from our mistakes : 8. A Darwinian theory of education.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of education, no. 14.
Responsibility: Henry J. Perkinson.

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