Beyond Liberal Education

Beyond Liberal Education

Author: Robin Barrow

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134871605

Category: Education

Page: 224

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This collection of essays by philosophers and educationalists of international reputation, all published here for the first time, celebrates Paul Hirst's professional career. The introductory essay by Robin Barrow and Patricia White outlines Paul Hirst's career and maps the shifts in his thought about education, showing how his views on teacher education, the curriculum and educational aims are interrelated. Contributions from leading names in British and American philosophy of education cover themes ranging from the nature of good teaching to Wittgensteinian aesthetics. The collection concludes with a paper in which Paul Hirst sets out his latest views on the nature of education and its aims. The book also includes a complete bibliography of works by Hirst and a substantial set of references to his writing.
Beyond Liberal Education
Language: un
Pages: 224
Authors: Robin Barrow, Patricia White
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-11 - Publisher: Routledge

This collection of essays by philosophers and educationalists of international reputation, all published here for the first time, celebrates Paul Hirst's professional career. The introductory essay by Robin Barrow and Patricia White outlines Paul Hirst's career and maps the shifts in his thought about education, showing how his views on
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Pages: 228
Authors: Michael S. Roth
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-06 - Publisher: Yale University Press

In this provocative contribution to the disputes surrounding a liberal education, university president Michael S. Roth focuses on important moments and seminal thinkers in America's long-running argument over vocational vs. liberal education.
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