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To know the meaning of empiricism we need to understand what experience is.
The belief that all genuine education comes about through experience does not
mean that all experiences are genuinely or equally educative. Experience and ...
experiences, but their defective and wrong character—wrong and defective from
the standpoint of connection with further experience. The positive side of this
point is even more important in connection with progressive education. It is not ...
is then the business of the educator to see in what direction an experience is
heading. There is no point in his being more mature if, instead of using his
greater insight to help organize the conditions of the experience of the immature,
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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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THE NEED OF A THEORY OF
CRITERIA OF EXPERIENCE
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