Back to the Rough Ground: 'phronesis' and 'techne' in Modern Philosophy and in Aristotle

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University of Notre Dame Press, 1993 - Philosophy - 492 pages
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Joseph Dunne is Senior Lecturer in Education at St Patrick's College, Dublin City University, where he co-ordinates the Human Development programme. He is the author of "Back to the Rough Ground: Practical Judgement and the Lure of Technique" (1997) and the co-editor of "Questioning Ireland: Debates in Political Philosophy and Public Policy," (2000) and "Childhood and its Discontents: The First Seamus Heaney Lectures" (2002).

Padraig Hogan is Senior Lecturer in Education at the National University of Ireland, Maynooth. He is a former President of the Educational Studies Association of Ireland and Assistant Editor of the "Journal of Philosophy of Education," He is the author of "The Custody and Courtship of Experience: Western Education in Philosophical Perspective "(1995), and the editor of "Partnership and the Benefits of Learning" (1995) and "Willingly to School?" (1987).

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