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Democracy and Education: an introduction to the philosophy of education - John Dewey

Democracy and Education: an introduction to the philosophy of education

Author John Dewey

  • Published: 1916-01-01
  • Category: Philosophy

Description

An important, controversial, and often cited work on public education. Dewey discusses the role of public education in a democracy and the different methods for achieving quality in education. After its initial publication, this book began a revolution in educational thinking; one that emphasized growth, experience, and activity as key elements in promoting democratic qualities in students and educators alike.