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Some Philosophical Aspects of Grouping

by R. Bruce Raup - 1936

Important philosophical questions arise in connection with at least three points in the current considerations of grouping. These points are: (1) the scientific determination of the bases of grouping, (2) the theory of the social process underlying the practices of grouping, and (3) the beliefs about the kind of society we should have, as implied in the purposes of grouping. In fewer words, grouping becomes a problem for philosophy in the assumptions of its science, of its social psychology, and of its social program.

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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 35, No. 1.

Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 37 Number 9, 1936, p. 43-56
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 20608, Date Accessed: 12/8/2021 11:10:50 PM

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