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Creating the Practical Man of Modernity

The Reception of John Dewey’s Pedagogy in Mexico

Creating the Practical Man of Modernity by Victor J. Rodriguez
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Focused on the appropriation of John Dewey’s ideas on progressive education in revolutionary Mexico, this book reconsiders the interpretation and application of Dewey’s ideas in the world. Rodriguez examines the use of Dewey in Mexico’s state-building projects as a vantage point to assess the global impact of Dewey’s pedagogy. As these projects converged with Dewey’s desire to employ education as a tool for effective social change, Rodriguez understands Dewey not just as a philosopher but as an integral part of the Americas’ progressive movement and era.

Taylor and Francis; December 2016
176 pages; ISBN 9781317272069
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Title: Creating the Practical Man of Modernity
Author: Victor J. Rodriguez
 
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