Introduction to education: a comparative analysis. [by] Donald K. Adams.

Belmont, Calif., Wadsworth Pub. Company [1966] .

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Subjects Comparative education.
Description viii, 392 pages 23 cm
Copyright Date [1966]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents The educational process in perspective. Remarks concerning the savages of North America / Benjamin Franklin ; To think and to feel / Ashley Montagu ; The saber-tooth curriculum / Harold Benjamin ; Our educational emphases in primitive perspective / Margaret Mead ; The bush school / David G. Scanlon ; The educational revolution / Peter F. Drucker ; Education in a changing society / Richard I. Miller ; The singular society of Loscho / William C. Sayres -- The impact of culture on learning. The vocabulary of culture / Edward T. Hall ; Does communal education work? : the case of the kibbutz / Bruno Bettleheim ; A man in a mirror / Richard Llewellyn ; The other America : poverty as a separate culture / Michael Harrington ; On the language of lower-class children / Werner Cohn ; Life is fun in a smiling, fair-skinned world / Otto Klineberg -- Educational goals. The historical character of educational aims / Karl Mannheim and W.A.C. Stewart ; Caste, class and intellectual elite in comparative perspective / Nicholas Hans ; Christian education of youth / Pius XI ; Education must be combined with productive labour / Lu Ting-yi ; The school and the building of communism / George S. Counts ; Some comparative checkpoints between American and Soviet secondary education / Henry Chauncey ; Education and its proper relationship to the forces of American society / Arthur Bestor ; The ends and content of education / Sidney Hook ; Questions that need asking / Margaret Mead -- Primary education. Tarong : an Ilocos barrio in the Philippines / William F. Nydegger and Corinne Nydegger ; Nyansongo : a Gusii community in Kenya / Robert A. Le Vine and Barbara B. Le Vine ; The Rājpūts of Khalapur, India / Leigh Minturn and John T. Hitchcock ; Primary education in France / Jean Boorsch ; Walden Two / B.F. Skinner ; The Soviet boarding school / Effie Ambler ; Inside the Yugoslav elementary school / John Georgeoff ; Elementary education : 1985 / J. Murray Lee -- Secondary education. Teen-age culture in contemporary Britain and Europe / John Barron Mays ; Harrow is one of the famous public schools of England / Samuel Everett ; Europe plans for extended schooling / Milton J. Gold ; Secondary school education and selection in England / Philip E. Vernon ; Social determinants of the comprehensive school / Torsten Husén ; New models in Soviet education / J. Tadeusz Wiloch ; The comprehensive high school / James B. Conant ; A redefinition of education / Margaret Mead -- Good teachers and good teaching. The nature of good teaching / Hollis L. Caswell ; Attitudes of teachers toward Indian parents and pupils / Murray L. Wax, Rosalie H. Wax, and Robert V. Dumont, Jr. ; The teacher, the middle class, the lower class / Samuel Tenenbaum ; What constitutes a good teacher? / Tatsuo Morito ; Soviet and U.S. images of teachers / John X. Jamrich -- Roles and status of teachers. Our professional expectations for teachers / Donald R. Thomas ; Stratification systems based on the teacher / Harold L. Hodgkinson ; Teachers in England and America / George Baron and Asher Tropp ; A word about the Soviet teacher / George S. Counts ; The plight of the Indian teacher / M. Venkatarangaiya -- Philosophical, psychological, sociological foundations. An introduction to the philosophy of education / Thomas Green ; An application of philosophical analysis / B. Othanel Smith ; Relation between learning and the practical demands of instruction and training / Ernest R. Hilgard ; Three possible contributions of sociology to education / Nathan Glazer ; The sociology of a school / John Webb ; An introduction to anthropology and education / I. James Quillen ; The school in the context of the community / John Gillin.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)925361
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