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Great educators of three centuries; their work and its influence on modern education / by Frank Pierrepont Graves.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM LA2301 .G7 (Text) 0000100163310 General book Available -

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  • Physical Description: ix, 289 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York : The Macmillan company, 1912.

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General Note:
"Largely an outgrowth of ... lectures before extension classes, teachers' institutes, and other informal gatherings in the states of Missouri and Ohio."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographies.
Formatted Contents Note:
John Milton and his "academy".--Francis Bacon and the inductive method.--Ratich and his educational claims.--Comenius and his Great didactic.--John Locke and education as discipline.--Francke and his institutions.--Rousseau and naturalism in education.--Basedow and the Philanthropinum.--Pestalozzi and education as development.--Herbart and education as a science.--Froebel and the kindergarten.--Lancaster and Bell, and the monitorial system.--Horace Mann and the American educational revival.--Herbert Spencer and the relative value of studies.
Subject: Educators
Education > History.

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