A Different Three Rs for Education: Reason, Relationality, Rhythm

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George Allan, Malcolm D. Evans
Rodopi, 2006 - Education - 192 pages
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This book of twelve essays applies the holistic theories of process philosophy to the educational challenges that teachers face in today s complexly changing world. Topics range from staff development to spirituality, exploring issues of student and teacher motivation, developmental stages of learning, imaginative thinking and writing, nourishing relationships, moral and environmental education, and the development of hospitable learning environments."
 

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Contents

Introduction A Different Three Rs for Education in Context
1
What is a Process Perspective on Teaching and Learning?
17
On Learning to be Good
27
Romancing Education Whitehead on the Love of Learning
43
Genre Relationality and Whiteheads Principle of Relativity How We Write
61
Whitehead and Environmental Education
75
Finding Flow through Discipline and Imagination
87
Nourishing Relationships that Nourish Life
103
They Wear Their Learning With Imagination
121
Teaching Etcetera
141
Reason A Gift to be Nurtured
155
Educational Spiritualities Parker J Palmer and Relational Metaphysics
169
About the Contributors
185
Index
189
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