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Here I wish simply to emphasize the importance of this principle for the
philosophy of educative experience . ... The more definitely and sincerely it is
held that education is a development within , by , and for experience , the more
important it is ...
The most important attitude that can be formed is that of desire to go on learning .
If impetus in this direction is weakened instead of being intensified , something
much more than mere lack of preparation takes place . The pupil is actually ...
The more their educational importance is emphasized , the more important it is to
understand what a purpose is ; how it arises and how it functions in experience .
A genuine purpose always starts with an impulse . Obstruction of the immediate ...
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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 EX PERIENCE
CRITERIA OF EXPERIENCE
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