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Jesuit Education

reviewed by Charles W. Kegley - 1965

coverTitle: Jesuit Education
Author(s): J. W. Donohue
Publisher: John Wiley, New York
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One of the many assets of this scholarly study is its forthright wrestling with educational theory as a basis for practice. Aware that a straight history of Jesuit education, since its first school in Sicily in 1548, would be difficult enough to handle in one volume and of less significance than his announced task, Father Donohue undertakes the rather frightening and certainly difficult assignment of analyzing the seminal principles of Jesuit education. He does so under two topics—the context and the content of the idea. With impressive documentation he traces its foundations from Ignatius's Spiritual Exercises and Constitutions of the Society, on the one hand, and the Ratio of 1599—that is, the plan for subjects and methods—on the other hand. The fact that there has not since been a fresh statement of principles, other than the Epitome of 1923, which did not specify a newer statement of principles or of... (preview truncated at 150 words.)

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 66 Number 5, 1965, p. 477-477
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 2513, Date Accessed: 9/26/2020 2:26:10 PM

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