The Resource Twenty centuries of education,, by Edgar W. Knight ..

Twenty centuries of education,, by Edgar W. Knight ..

Label
Twenty centuries of education,
Title
Twenty centuries of education,
Statement of responsibility
by Edgar W. Knight ..
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1886-1953
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Knight, Edgar Wallace
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education
  • Education
  • Éducation
  • Éducation
  • Education
  • Education
  • Geschichte
  • Pädagogik
Label
Twenty centuries of education,, by Edgar W. Knight ..
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
"Suggested readings" at end of each chapter. "A note on readings": p. xiv-xviii
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Modern education built on many foundations -- The changing aims of education -- Some types of pre-Christian education -- Education among the Greeks -- Education among the Romans -- Christianity a new force in the world -- Some famous scholastics and their influence on education -- The Renaissance brings changes in educational aims -- The educational aims (and results) of the Reformation -- The rise of scientific inquiry -- The revolutionary effect of the printing press -- Beginnings of public education in the United States -- The slow development of American democratic principles in education -- The important place of university education in the United States -- Rapid changes in university education -- How certain theorists have influenced education -- Growth of the public-school idea -- The universities and postgraduate education -- Changing conditions bring new educational problems -- Some national school systems -- The problem of meeting democratic needs
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 622 pages including frontispiece, illustrations (including portraits, facsimiles) diagrams
Lccn
40033506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00745121
  • (OCoLC)ocm00745121
Label
Twenty centuries of education,, by Edgar W. Knight ..
Publication
Bibliography note
"Suggested readings" at end of each chapter. "A note on readings": p. xiv-xviii
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Modern education built on many foundations -- The changing aims of education -- Some types of pre-Christian education -- Education among the Greeks -- Education among the Romans -- Christianity a new force in the world -- Some famous scholastics and their influence on education -- The Renaissance brings changes in educational aims -- The educational aims (and results) of the Reformation -- The rise of scientific inquiry -- The revolutionary effect of the printing press -- Beginnings of public education in the United States -- The slow development of American democratic principles in education -- The important place of university education in the United States -- Rapid changes in university education -- How certain theorists have influenced education -- Growth of the public-school idea -- The universities and postgraduate education -- Changing conditions bring new educational problems -- Some national school systems -- The problem of meeting democratic needs
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 622 pages including frontispiece, illustrations (including portraits, facsimiles) diagrams
Lccn
40033506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00745121
  • (OCoLC)ocm00745121

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