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... always starts with an impulse. Obstruction of the immediate execution ... The
impulse for such a simple action as walking is executed only in active conjunction
with the ground on which one stands. Under ordinary circumstances, we do not ...
Overemphasis upon activity as an end, instead of upon intelligent activity, leads
to identification of freedom with immediate execution of impulses and desires.
This identification is justified by a confusion of impulse with purpose; although, ...
No matter how strong his desire, it cannot be directly executed. The man must
form an idea of what kind of ... He must consider the relation of his funds and
available credit to the execution of the plan. He has to investigate available sites,
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The popularity of John Dewey, American pragmatist philosopher and education reformer, has largely waned. But during his 90+ years of life, he was one of the most famous public intellectuals alive ... Read full review
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This was an interesting little book. It would have been very useful to me in my early education courses. Read full review
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