Outlines of pedagogics by Wilhelm ReinOutlines of pedagogics by Wilhelm Rein

Outlines of pedagogics

byWilhelm Rein

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1906. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... PART II. Theoretical Pedagogics. As we have already seen, practical pedagogics cannot dispense with the aid of two fundamental sciences, social ethics and social psychology. Theoretical pedagogics is likewise directed to these same two sciences, but in the form of individual ethics and individual psychology. The first task which presents itself is to show how the aim of education is to be derived from ethics. This is the task of teleology. As soon as the ends which education has to fulfil, are known, the next question is that of the means by which these aims are to be reached. This question must be decided by that science which treats of the laws to which the inner life of man conforms, viz. psychology. It is, therefore, the task of methodology to show how the choice, arrangement and preparation of the intellectual food may be adapted to the psychical laws. Accordingly, we have the following outline:--» Theoretical Pedagogics. I (A) Theory of the purpose of (B) Theory of the means of education. Teleology. education. Methodology. (Ethics.) (Psychology.) (a) Teleology. When the educator reflects as to what he shall make of his pupil with reference to human society, the first thought that suggests itself is to investigate the conception of education for the purpose of gaining some hints as to its aim. Unfortunately, one does not advance very far by this means. The investigation of the conception of education, however, reveals certain real features that are present in the reflections of everyone. But that very little progress can be made by beginning in this manner becomes apparent at once when we briefly review these features:-- 1. In the first place, we find that education takes place only with mankind, a fact which Rosenkranz sums up in the followi...
Title:Outlines of pedagogicsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:58 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.12 inPublished:January 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217266983

ISBN - 13:9780217266987