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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
This book engages in a broad reading of Rousseau?s writings on educational and political thought in order to explore and address the competing demands of the enculturation and individuation of the young in Western societies. Although Rousseau?s Emile has been frequently utilised in educational debate, much of his other work has been largely neglected,... more...
- The Floating Press 1916; US$ 7.95
John Dewey's Democracy and Education: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Education seeks to both critique and further the educational philosophies espoused by both Rousseau and Plato. Dewey found that Rousseau's ideas overemphasized the individual, whereas Plato's did the same with the society that the individual lived in. Dewey felt... more...
- The Floating Press 2009; US$ 4.95
Rousseau wrote about the difficulty of being a good individual within an inherently corrupting collectivity: society. Emile deals specifically with education, and outlines a system which would allow for human goodness. He uses the fictional story of Emile and his tutor to outline his ideas. The book was banned and publicly burned on its publication,... more...
- The Floating Press 1911; US$ 6.99
Herbert Spencer was an English philosopher, prominent classical liberal political theorist, and sociological theorist of the Victorian era. The four essays on education which Herbert Spencer published in a single volume in 1861 were all written and separately published between 1854 and 1859. Their tone was aggressive and their proposals revolutionary;... more...
- Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 8.99
These hours of solitude and meditation are the only time of the day when I am completely myself'Reveries of the Solitary Walker is Rousseau's last great work, the product of his final years of exile from the society that condemned his political and religious views. Returning to Paris the philosopher determines to keep a faithful record of the... more...
- Springer 2012; US$ 39.99
- Springer 2011; US$ 49.95
Kurt Hahn had a huge influence on the fields of outdoor and experiential learning, adventure education and, not least, badge schemes (Gordonstoun, Moray, and County Badges; and Duke of Edinburgh Award) throughout the world. This book provides a detailed historical account, centred on Hahn and the movement which surrounded him, of the early development... more...
- Duncker & Humblot 2009; US$ 65.80
Hauptbeschreibung Über die Grenzen von Parteien und Bundesländern hinweg besteht Einigkeit, dass an öffentlichen Schulen islamischer Religionsunterricht erteilt werden soll. Doch dafür fehlen Lehrer, deren Ausbildung den Anforderungen eines von Art. 7 Abs. 3 GG vorgesehenen "ordentlichen Lehrfachs" genügt. Denn während die Ausbildung evangelischer... more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 16.83
Das Fachbuch stellt nicht allein die einzelnen pädagogischen Ansätze vor, sondern zeigt vor allem die Zusammenhänge im pädagogischen Denken auf. Vieles, was wir heute für richtig halten, wurde auch schon vor hundert Jahren gedacht. Manches, was wir heute für etwas Neues halten, wurde in konsequenterer Weise in früheren Reformprojekten probiert. Es... more...