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

Philosophy of Education

reviewed by J. Donald Butler 1959

coverTitle: Philosophy of Education
Author(s): Philop H. Phenix
Publisher: John Wiley, New York
ISBN: , Pages: , Year:
Search for book at Amazon.com

It is impossible to review the book of a good friend with so-called scholarly objectivity. It has been the pleasure of this writer for several years now to know Philip Phenix, to enjoy his association in the Philosophy of Education Society, and to work with him on some fairly heavy committee assignments. His warm friendliness and his quietly contemplative manner say something which in all probability cannot be found in a book. Nevertheless, careful study of a most painstaking book such as this one makes explicit many ramifications of one's mind which for the most part are unexposed during the course of only occasional sessions together. Until this year Professor Phenix was Professor of Philosophy of Education at Teachers College, Columbia University. But now he has embarked on a new career as Dean at Carleton College which it is hoped will not take him away from the scholarly guild 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:

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 Philosophy of Education
Individual-Resource passes allow you to purchase access to resources one resource at a time. There are no recurring fees.
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.
Print and Online Access
With this membership you receive the print journal and free online access to all of TCRecord's content.

Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 60 Number 5, 1959, p. 289-289
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 4400, Date Accessed: 7/18/2018 1:13:58 AM

Purchase Reprint Rights for this article or review
Article Tools
Related Articles
There are no related articles to display

Related Discussion
Post a Comment | Read All

About the Author
  • J. Butler

Member Center
In Print
This Month's Issue