Ethics and Education

by R. S. Peters

Paperback, 1970


Allen & Unwin (1970), 333 pages


First published in 1966, this book was written to serve as an introductory textbook in the philosophy of education, focusing on ethics and social philosophy. It presents a distinctive point of view both about education and ethical theory and arrived at a time when education was a matter of great public concern. It looks at questions such as 'What do we actually mean by education?' and provides a proper ethical foundation for education in a democratic society. The book will appeal to both teachers and students of philosophy as well as education.


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Physical description

333 p.; 8.4 inches


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