The Crossing Point: Selected Talks and Writings by Mary Caroline RichardsThe Crossing Point: Selected Talks and Writings by Mary Caroline Richards

The Crossing Point: Selected Talks and Writings

byMary Caroline RichardsAs told byMary C. Richards


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A stunning example of poetic questioning.
MARY CAROLINE RICHARDS – “M.C.” to her friends – attended Reed College (A.B.) and the University of California (M.A., Ph.D.). Her professional life began conventionally enough, as member of the English faculty at California, Central Washington, Chicago, Black Mountain. These assignments brought her face to face with a question: “Why is...
Title:The Crossing Point: Selected Talks and WritingsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:258 pages, 1 × 1 × 0.68 inPublisher:Wesleyan University Press

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ISBN - 10:0819560294

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Table of Contents

Introduction: Who We Are?
Karma and Craftsmanship: Feeling and Form
Thoughts on Writing and Handcraft
Occupational Therapy
The Crossing Point: Nine Easter Letters on the Art of Education
New Resources
Pilot Course Seven: New Resources for Learning
Current Trends in Education: A Teacher’s Value
Insight 1969
Some Thoughts About Art and Wholeness in Learning
Wholeness in Learning: or Non-Toxic Education
Wrestling With the Daimonic
Mental Handicap and Human Learning
Work and Source

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“This book has the incomparable authority of a human life faced with open mind, eyes, and heart.” —Library Journal