Education As Adjustment; Educational Theory Viewed In The Light Of Contemporary Thought

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byMichael Vincent O'shea

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1903. Excerpt: ... INDEX. In referring to authors the Bibliography should be consulted in connection with this Index. Acquisition, as the aim of edu-cation, 73, 74j relation to Adjustment, 137-139. Adjustment, as the aim of education, 76-117k implies the re-creation of environ-ments, 99-104; man as master rather than slave of his environments, 100-102; the function of the school in developing originality and aggressiveness, 102-104; the increase of pleasure and diminution of pain the su-preme end of Adjustment, 104-108; the traditional conception of pleasure in human life, 108-110; the physical the least important source of man's pleasures and pains, 111-114; pleas-ures and pains arising out of man's intellectual and aes-thetic nature, 115-117; rela-tion of Adjustment to Un-foldment, 133-135; relation to Formal Discipline, 135-137; relation to Acquisition, 137-140; relation to Utility, 140; the essential distinction between Adjustment and other aims, 140-144; Ad-justment and interest. 146-163. Analytic tendency, its develop-ment in children, 177, 178. Apperception, as the essential process in learning, 223-245; the method seen in appre-hending familiar objects, 223-225; Pillsbury on the apperception of words, 223; the method further illus-trated in the interpretation of diagrams and pictures, 225, 226; the essential proc-ess seen in the learning of an unfamiliar object, 227-230; the effect of a new experience on an old reac-tive system with which it becomes assimilated, 230-232; Baldwin on assimila-tion of one element to others, 230 (note); apperception among idea-complexes, 232, 233; sagacity in the apper-ceptive process, 233-238; James on the characteristics of sagacity, 233-235; the natural history of sagacity in any field, 235-238; the Sherlock Holmes variety of sagacit...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1903. Excerpt: ... INDEX. In referring to authors the Bibliography should be consulted in connection with this Index. Acquisition, as the aim of ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:90 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.19 inPublished:January 30, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217206247

ISBN - 13:9780217206242

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