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Re-thinking American education : a philosophy of teaching and learning

Author: J Glenn Gray
Publisher: Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press ; Scranton, Pa. : Distributed by Harper & Row, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd ed., 1st Wesleyan pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Named Person: J Glenn Gray; Jesse Glenn Gray; J Glenn Gray
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Glenn Gray
ISBN: 0819561061 9780819561060
OCLC Number: 10696451
Notes: APPE gift.
Reprint. Originally published: The promise of wisdom. Philadelphia : Lippincott, 1968. With new preface.
Includes index.
Description: viii, 286 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: pt. 1. A definition of education. The promise of wisdom --
pt. 2. The purposes of education. The individual or the group? ; Individuality and happiness ; Artistry in conduct --
pt. 3. Philosophical problems of practice. The question of leadership : The equal and the able ; The question of method : Authority in teacher and taught ; The question of method : Indoctrination and the meaning of freedom --
pt. 4. The curriculum. What should we teach? --
pt. 5. Schools and the wider society. Academic equality and sexual integrity ; American students and world tragedy.
Other Titles: Promise of wisdom
Responsibility: J. Glenn Gray ; preface to the second edition by Elisabeth Young-Bruehl.

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