Controversies Over the Purposes of Schooling: and the Meaning of Work (Revised Edition)

Controversies Over the Purposes of Schooling: and the Meaning of Work (Revised Edition)

By: Norman Benson (author), Richard Lyons (author)Paperback

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This revised edition of the original, first published by UPA in 1986, is a collection of readings designed to help students clarify their understanding of the ongoing debate over the responsibilities of schools. Contents: Do the Public Schools Educate Children Beyond the Position They Must Occupy in Life? William T. Harris; The Democratic Conception in Education, John Dewey; Dare the School Build a New Social Order? George S. Counts; A Control of Education, Theodore Brameld; Technology and Community, Kenneth D. Benne; Significant Learning, Carl Rogers; Great Expectations and the Experience of Work, Seymour Sarason; The Motivation-Hygiene Theory, Frederick Harzberg; Three Theoretical Approaches to Work, Richard Lyons; Job and Work-Two Models for Society and Education, Arthur G. Wirth; Implementing Workplace Reforms in Schools, Norman Benson and Patricia Malone.

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  • ISBN13: 9780819177711
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 268
  • ID: 9780819177711
  • weight: 313
  • ISBN10: 0819177717
  • edition: Revised Edition

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