9780205553846

Philosophical Documents in Education

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  • ISBN13:

    9780205553846

  • ISBN10:

    0205553842

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/2008
  • Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
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Summary

Philosophical Documents in Education, 3/e,masterfully argues that students can better understand and practice their profession by reading, contemplating, and discussing the great philosophic tradition in education. An edited anthology of 18 primary source materials in educational philosophy, this text provides a wide range of both historical and contemporary viewpoints.

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Socrates and Plato
Time Line for Socrates
Time Line for Plato
Introduction
Note From Plato'sApology(ca. 399 BC)
From Plato'sThe Republic(ca. 366 BC)
Book V1
Book V11
Questions
Aristotle
Time Line for Aristotle
Time Line for His Writings
Introduction
Notes FromNichomachean Ethics(ca. 330 BC)
Book 1
Book 11
Book X
Questions
Time Line for
Introduction
FromConfessions(ca. 400)
Book 1
Book III
FromConcerning the Teacher(ca. 389)
Internal Light, Internal Truth
Words Do Not Always Have the Power Even to Reveal the Mind of the Speaker
Christ Teaches within the Mind
Manrsquo;s Words are External and Serve Only to Give Reminders
Questions
Erasmus
Time Line for Erasmus
Introduction
Notes
FromThe Praise of Folly(1509)
Letter from Erasmus to Ulrich von Hutten (1516)
From ldquo;On the Right Method of Instructionrdquo; (1518)
Thought and Expression Form the Two-Fold Material of Instruction
Expression Claims the First Place in Point of Time
Both the Greek and Latin
Languages Needful to the Educated Man
The Right Method of Acquiring Grammar Rests upon Reading and Not upon
Definitions and Rules
Questions
Time Line for Locke
Introduction
Notes
FromSome Thoughts Concerning Education(1693)
Questions
Time Line for Rousseau
Introduction
FromEmile(1762)
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