In Praise of the Cognitive Emotions and Other Essays in the Philosophy of Education

Synopsis

Introduction Part I. Human Nature 1. In Praise of the Cognitive Emotions 2. Human Nature and Potential 3. Making and Understanding Part II. Symbolism 4. Educational Metaphors 5. Ten Myths of Metaphor 6. Symbolism, Ritual and Cognition Part III. Curriculum 7. Basic Mathematical Skills 8. Computers at School 9. Moral Education Beyond Moral Reasoning Part IV. Education 10. The Education of Policy Makers 11. Four Languages of Education 12. Vice into Virtue, of Seven Deadly Sins of Education Redeemed Part V. Pragmatic Perspectives 13. John Dewey's Social and Educational Theory 14. Pragmatism as a Philosophy

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1991