Understanding Teaching and Learning: Classic Texts on Education by Augustine, Aquinas, Newman and Mill

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Andrews UK Limited, Dec 7, 2011 - Education - 276 pages
Generous selections from these four seminal texts on the theory and practice of education have never before appeared together in a single volume. The Introductions that precede the texts provide brief biographical sketches of each author, situating him within his broader historical, cultural and intellectual context. The editors also provide a brief outline of key themes that emerge within the selection as a helpful guide to the reader. The final chapter engages the reflections of the classic authors with contemporary issues and challenges in the philosophy and practice of education.
 

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Section 1
Section 2
Section 3
Section 4
Section 5
Section 6
Section 7
Section 8
Section 9
Section 10
Section 11
Section 12
Section 13
Section 14
Section 15
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T. Brian Mooney is Associate Professor of Philosophy in the School of Social Sciences at Singapore Management University.

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