3 edition of Education at crossroads found in the catalog.
Education at crossroads
Includes bibilographical references (p. 120-128).
|LC Classifications||LA1561 .R85 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxxi, 128 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||128|
|LC Control Number||2009333005|
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For an encouraging and substantial discussion of education, turn to a book published fifty years ago: Jacques Maritain's Education at the Crossroads (New Haven: Yale University Press, c.
If only we had a truthful understanding of human nature and society, he thinks we might more effectively design healthy educational by: Education at the Crossroads is even more necessary than it was 70 years ago - something that can't be said about too many education books.
It is dated only in fleeting moments, which adds to the tragedy of the intervening years: why didn't anyone listen to him?4/5. One of the most eminent Catholic philosophers of our time explores the American system of education.
He believes that it must be based on the Christian idea of man being “more a whole than a part, and more independent than servile.” In his view education is concerned with “making a man”—a man with “deep-rooted.
It is a book at the crossroads; be sure to meet him there!» (William F. Pinar, Canada Research Chair, University of British Columbia) «In his dissatisfaction with ‘the lived curriculum’ of our current universities, Paul R.
Geisler has imagined a new educational epistemology to replace our current entrapment in the needlessly restrictive coils of by: Education at Crossroads - Book by Kireet Joshi "Education at Crossroads" book by Kireet Joshi, read online or download in PDF.
Education has been an unquiet age of ferment, chaos of ideas and inventions, clash of enormous forces, creation, catastrophe and tension of the body and soul of humankind. Facebook Youtube Wikepedia play store Search. Liberal education and the new humanism we hope for: An integral education for an integral humanism ; Human leisure and liberal education -- 2.
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Education at the Crossroads. One of the most eminent Catholic philosophers of our time explores the American system of education.
He believes that it must be based on the Christian idea of man being "more a whole than a part, and more independent than servile.". Education at the Crossroads (Book) Educational Studies: Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. Author: Joseph Watras. Jacques Maritain, one of the most eminent Catholic philosophers of our time, explores in this book the American system of education.
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Jump to a Specific ‘Listening Tour’ Story. The book Education at Crossroads is a broader and an updated version of the author's dissertation entitled Relative Distribution of Socio-Economic Resources and the Performance of Certificate of Primary Education (C.P.E.), A Case Study of Gaitu sub-location in Meru District, submitted to the University of Nairobi as a partial fulfillment of his B.
(Sociology) ion at Crossroads. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tewari, D.D., Education at the crossroads. Allahabad: Chugh Publications, (OCoLC) American education is at a crossroads. If the teachers' unions and their allies can defeat the nomination of Mrs. DeVos, and the Republicans substitute someone else more acceptable to the education establishment, a historic opportunity will be.
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In his view education is concerned with “making a man”—a man with “deep-rooted independence with regard to common opinion.” This book is devoted to discovering how that can come about.
From the Back Cover: Jacques Maritain, one of the most eminent Catholic philosophers of our time, explores in this book the American system of education.4/5(49). Higher Education At The Crossroads. Unfortunately, there has been a lack of informed debate in the public domain on this important subject.
The book under review serves to raise critical questions on issues that political leaders, administrators, educationists and other policy planners often fail to notice.
About the Book. The volume asks a fundamental question: What is education. While there can be no one answer, the contributors provide a clear understanding of the current state of.
Education at the Crossroads (Book). Joseph Watras - - Educational Studies: Journal of the American Educational Studies Association 26 (3) Crossroads : John Herman Randall. Education at the Crossroads by Jacques Maritain,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(51).
This richly illustrated picture book, set in a small South African village, tells the story of children waiting to celebrate the return of their fathers who have worked long and hard for months in the South African mines.
The children, excited to learn that the fathers are on their way home, share their joy with classmates at school and hurry to make musical. Adult Education at the Crossroads The book concludes by identifying four possible future scenarios; the challenges confronting an adult education still committed to social change; and the key features which they believe can contribute to ‘learning our way out of‘ the current impasse.
Explores the relationship of dental education to the university, the dental profession, and society at large. Accreditation, the dental workforce, and other critical policy issues are highlighted as well. Of greatest interest to deans, faculty, administrators, and students at dental schools.
Education at a Crossroads: Part II; Share Escalante was controversial within the education establishment. The teachers' union demanded that his large math class be reduced in. Education at a Crossroads: Part II (by Thomas Sowell, February 7, ) – One of the painful realities of our time is that most public schools in most low-income, inner-city neighborhoods produce educational outcomes that are far below the outcomes in other neighborhoods and especially in more affluent neighborhoods.
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During the last years, it has evolved from a short prelude to apprenticeship into a comprehensive program of professional education. Advances in science, technology, and public health have.
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