Philosophy and American education / Frederick C. Neff.

New York : Center for Applied Research in Education, [1966] .

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Subjects Education -- Philosophy.
Education -- United States.
Éducation -- États-Unis.
Éducation -- Philosophie.
Filosofische aspecten.
United States.
Series Library of education.
Description xii, 116 pages ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1966]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-109).
Contents Chapter I. Philosophy of Education-Its Nature and scope -- The pervasive Function of Educational Philosophy -- Philosophy and Education: a Reciprocal Relationship -- Educational Philosophy as an Autonomous Discipline -- The Critical Function of Educational Philosophy -- The Present Status of Educational Philosophy -- Chapter II. Idealism as an Educational Philosophy -- Plato and the Eternal Verities -- The Rise of Materialism -- George Berkley and Monistic Idealism -- Immanuel Kant and Transcendentalism -- Hegel and the "Strife of Opposites" -- Froebel and the Teaching of the Young -- Recent and Contemporary Idealists -- Idealism and Metaphysics -- The Epistemology of Idealism -- Idealism and Education -- Chapter III. A Realist Basis for Education -- Scholastic Realism -- Thomas Aquinas and Rationalism -- Classical Realism and Education -- Scientific Realism and Education -- Chapter IV. Pierce, James and Dewey -- Metaphysics: What is Reality? -- Epistemology: How do we Know What is True? -- Axiology: Religious and Moral Aspects of Pragmatism -- Education: the Reconstruction of Experience -- Chapter V. Philosophical Analysis and Education -- Existentialism and Education.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)180093
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WorldCat Identities Neff, Frederick C.
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