Home Articles Reader Opinion Editorial Book Reviews Discussion Writers Guide About TCRecord
transparent 13
Topics
Discussion
Announcements

The Technology of Teaching


reviewed by Norman D. Kurland — 1969

coverTitle: The Technology of Teaching
Author(s): B. F. Skinner
Publisher: John Wiley, New York
ISBN: , Pages: , Year:
Search for book at Amazon.com

The name of B. F. Skinner is almost a household word in some circles in America, but Skinner is one of those men whose ideas most people have gotten vicariously, not from his works themselves. Now Appleton-Century-Crofts has made it possible to get many of his major ideas within the covers of a single paperback volume. The book is actually a collection of essays, some previously published, the earliest in 1954, a few written especially for this volume. One's first reaction to a collection of this kind may be dismay at the publication of yet another "non-book." It turns out, however, in this case that there has been such continuity in the development of Mr. Skinner's ideas over the years that the separate essays go together much better than is often the case. There is, moreover, a considerable virtue in being able to read in one place the seminal ideas of... (preview truncated at 150 words.)


To view the full-text for this article you must be signed-in with the appropropriate membership. Please review your options below:

Sign-in
Email:
Password:
Store a cookie on my computer that will allow me to skip this sign-in in the future.
Send me my password -- I can't remember it
 
Purchase this Article
Purchase The Technology of Teaching
Individual-Resource passes allow you to purchase access to resources one resource at a time. There are no recurring fees.
$12
Become a Member
Online Access
With this membership you receive online access to all of TCRecord's content. The introductory rate of $25 is available for a limited time.
$25
Print and Online Access
With this membership you receive the print journal and free online access to all of TCRecord's content.
$210


Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 70 Number 5, 1969, p. 470-473
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 1942, Date Accessed: 12/12/2017 3:25:01 AM

Purchase Reprint Rights for this article or review
Member Center
In Print
This Month's Issue

Submit
EMAIL

Twitter

RSS