Advanced Educational Foundations for Teachers: The History, Philosophy and Culture of Schooling

Advanced Educational Foundations for Teachers: The History, Philosophy and Culture of Schooling

By: Donald K. Sharpes (author)Hardback

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Sharpes' approach synthesizes historical, philosophical, and cultural standpoints. The text contains practical teaching applications alongside theory and an integrated emphasis of diversity and other multicultural themes. It also covers the history of schooling from ancient times to the present, including biographies of major non-Western figures as well as the canon of educational innovators.

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Contents

1. Education and the Social Sciences; 2. The Ancient Educational Heritage; 3. Education in Classical Greece; 4. Educational Ideas and Practices in Classical Rome; 5. Education in the Middle Ages; 6. The Reformation, Renaissance and Education; 7. Philosophy and Science During the Enlightenment; 8. Education in Colonial and Revolutionary America; 9. African American History and Culture; 10. Hispanic American History and Culture; 11. Asian American History and Culture; 12. Native American History and Culture; 13. Modern Educational Philosophy and Values; 14. 19th and 20th Century Educational Trends; 15. Contemporary American Education

Product Details

  • publication date: 24/01/2002
  • ISBN13: 9780815338604
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 368
  • ID: 9780815338604
  • weight: 1111
  • ISBN10: 0815338600

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