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Or does the enlargment of her intelligence in fulfilling her parental function widen
her freedom? Doubtless if a fetish were made of the advice and directions so that
they came to be inflexible dictates to be followed under every possible ...
Such freedom is in turn identical with selfcontrol; for the formation of purposes
and the organization of means to execute them are the work of intelligence. Plato
once defined a slave as the person who executes the purposes of another, and, ...
... that the complexity of human relations, domestic and international, and on the
other hand, the fact that human beings are so largely creatures of emotion and
habit, make impossible large-scale social planning and direction by intelligence.
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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
THE NEED OF A THEORY OF
CRITERIA OF EXPERIENCE
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