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The Social Meaning of Education

by John Davy - 1980

The author discusses how to inculcate in pupils the capacities for liberty, equality, and fraternity, or, stated in other words, the capacities for creativity, for "give and take" among equals, and for perceptiveness of the real needs of others. (Source: ERIC)

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 81 Number 3, 1980, p. 345-359
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 1042, Date Accessed: 8/4/2020 4:49:08 PM

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  • John Davy
    Emerson College, Sussex, England
    John Davy is assistant principal of Emerson College, Sussex, a center for adult education, training and research based on the work of Rudolf Steiner. He has special responsibility for the Foundation Year. He graduated in Zoology from Cambridge, and was for sixteen years science editor of The Observer newspaper in London.
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