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Educational Philosophy of John Dewey

Price : $13.75
ISBN # : 9789331318251
Author : Ismail Thamarasseri & P. K. Fasalurahaman
pages: 95
Edition : Hardcover
Volumes : 1
Publisher : APH Publishing
Published : 2013

Of all the educational thinkers and philosophers of the twentieth century Dewel ranks the most prominent position. He is the forerunner of progressive education. He never accepts any principle of education without having any relevance to life and society, without reasoning or scientific basis. As a celebrated educator, his influence is undeniably profound as he believes everything in terms of education and life. In the reform for relevance, his contribution to the area of education is always a guiding force to all educational thinkers and philosophers in modern times.
In the modern set up, Dewey has a special importance in the field of Education Pragmatism has gone around and influenced all facets/fields of life, but it has special importance in the field of education. According to Dewey, education aims at the Development of all those capacities in the individual, which will enable him to control his environment and fulfill his faculties. Many of Dewey's ideas have had great impact on modern education Pragmatism in education is the contribution of John Dewey. It was he, who gave us the idea to move according to reason and acquire scientific attitude in all our actions and advocated universal education. Freedom, self direction and self administration are his contributions to the field of education. It was John Dewey who led the activity movement in the field of education. It was on account of Dewey that society and school came in close contact and the experience of the child were given importance.
Dewey was not only a great teacher, but he was also a great thinker and he had written various books on philosophy, psychology, ethics, political science, education etc.
In this book the authors are trying to detail out the educational philosophy and contributions of Dewey to education. This book is highly useful for B.Ed., M.Ed., like all students of Education, knowledge seekers and public.

This book was added to South Asia bookstore on Friday 09 August, 2013.

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