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Child-centred education and its critics, John Darling

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Child-centred education and its critics
Title
Child-centred education and its critics
Statement of responsibility
John Darling
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Child-centred education is currently under pressure, both political and popular. In showing how this came about, the author highlights the significant influence of a particular academic group led by R S Peters. Peters and his colleagues were reacting against the widespread acceptance of the Plowden Report, and were critical of the kind of theorizing represented by earlier philosophers like Rousseau. This book traces the development of child-centred education and examines objections levelled at it by philosophers and politicians. The author challenges the widespread view that philosophers have shown child-centred educational theory to be incoherent --
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Darling, John
Dewey number
370.1
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Education
  • Education
  • Individualized instruction
Label
Child-centred education and its critics, John Darling
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [111]-116) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Child-Centred Education Rousseau Revisited Footnotes to Rousseau Gathering Support Child-Centred Education Arrives Philosophy and R S Peters The Philosophers' Critique The Power of Peters The Black Paper Years The Curriculum and the Profession
Control code
FIEb17508356
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 119 pages
Isbn
9781853962257
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 3969327
  • (OCoLC)30611037
Label
Child-centred education and its critics, John Darling
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [111]-116) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Child-Centred Education Rousseau Revisited Footnotes to Rousseau Gathering Support Child-Centred Education Arrives Philosophy and R S Peters The Philosophers' Critique The Power of Peters The Black Paper Years The Curriculum and the Profession
Control code
FIEb17508356
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 119 pages
Isbn
9781853962257
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 3969327
  • (OCoLC)30611037

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