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Education and the Good Life Bertrand Russell

Education and the Good Life

Bertrand Russell

Published 1926
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Hardcover
319 pages
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There must be in the world many parents who, like the present author, have young children whom they are anxious to educate as well as possible, but reluctant to expose to the evils of most existing educational institutions. Thus from love for our ownMoreThere must be in the world many parents who, like the present author, have young children whom they are anxious to educate as well as possible, but reluctant to expose to the evils of most existing educational institutions. Thus from love for our own children we are driven, step by step, into the wider sphere of politics & philosophy.IntroductionPostulates of Modern Educational TheoryAims of EducationEducation of CharacterFearPlay & FancyConstructivenessSelfishness & PropertyTruthfulnessPunishmentImportance of Other ChildrenAffection & SympathySex EducationNursery SchoolIntellectual EducationSchool Curriculum Before FourteenLast School YearsDay Schools & Boarding SchoolsThe UniversityConclusion