The Aims of Education

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Roger Marples
Routledge, Oct 12, 2012 - Education - 224 pages
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Here international philosophers of education explore and question diverse strains of the liberal tradition, discussing not only autonomy but other key issues such as:
* social justice
* national identity
* curriculum
* critical thinking
* social practices.
The contributors write from a variety of standpoints, offering many interpretations of what liberalism might mean in educational terms.
 

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Contents

Preface
KEVIN HARRIS 2Or whatsa
ROBIN BARROW 3Theaims of educationand
PETER GILROY 4 Education
PAUL STANDISH 5Liberalism citizenship and the private interestin schooling
on the relation betweena
CHRISTOPHER WINCH
8Critical thinking as an aim of education
Selfdetermination as an educational
JAMESC WALKER 11The natureof
PAULH HIRST 12 Wellbeing
13Aiming fora
MORWENNA GRIFFITHS 14 Neglected educational
15Rational
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Index

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Roehampton Institute, London

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