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Education at a Crossroads

Pete Hoekstra

Education at a Crossroads

What Works and Whatªs Wasted, Hearing Before the Committee on Education and the Workforce, U.S. House of Representatives

by Pete Hoekstra

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Published by Diane Pub Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education

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    FormatPaperback
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    Open LibraryOL11102302M
    ISBN 100788187481
    ISBN 109780788187483

    Higher Education At The Crossroads. Unfortunately, there has been a lack of informed debate in the public domain on this important subject. The book under review serves to raise critical questions on issues that political leaders, administrators, educationists and other policy planners often fail to notice. About the Book. The volume asks a fundamental question: What is education? While there can be no one answer, the contributors provide a clear understanding of the current state of.

    Boylan is Executive Director of the National Center for Developmental Education and Professor of Higher Education at the Reich College of Education at Appalachian State University (NC). Book Summary: Learning assistance operates at the institution's crossroads where academic affairs, student affairs, and enrollment management converge. Crossroads Education - Resources - Think It Read It: Novels. Think It Read It: Novels is designed to guide students through the reading of a novel.

    This is a fairly erudite place of work, this volume in the series of Terry Lectures. Maritain is now professor of philosophy at Columbia. In these lectures, he develops his theory of education; he defines and analyzes the misconceptions, he states what he considers the aims of education, he discusses the paradoxes, and views the progressive education conception and misconception. Adult Education at the Crossroads Learning our way out Matthias Finger and Jose Manuel Asun. This assessment of the state of adult education - its traditions, current problems, and possible futures - is written from a social action perspective. It argues that adult education needs to be reconceptualized to become, once again, a relevant and.


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Out of 5 stars Education at Crossroads Reviewed in the United States on Ma For an encouraging and substantial discussion of education, turn to a book published fifty years ago: Jacques Maritain's Education at the Crossroads (New Haven: Yale University Press, c.

).Cited by: Education at the Crossroads book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. One of the most eminent Catholic philosophers of our tim 4/5. "Here is a book for reflection, richly rewarding. [Maritain] cuts to the pragmatism that has dominated American education for over forty years—a Frankenstein with a radiant but fixed smile.

In spite of our grave educational defects, Dr. Maritain believes that American energy joined to European wisdom will yet flower in a higher type of. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Maritain, Jacques, Education at the crossroads.

New Haven: Yale University Press,© One of the most eminent Catholic philosophers of our time explores the American system of education.

He believes that it must be based on the Christian idea of man being "more a whole than a part, and more independent than servile." In his view education is concerned with "making a man"--a man with "deep-rooted independence with regard to common opinion.".

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