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The Use of Reason

by Josephine Miles - 1962

The author makes some proposals about the use of reason. Though it's a basic human faculty, we hear much less about it today than we hear about imagination or social action. Does it not mediate between these other two, between individual invention and social adaptation? Reason emphasizes and then subordinates in the light of knowledge and purpose; it can be both individual and shared.

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 63 Number 7, 1962, p. 540-550
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 3066, Date Accessed: 6/5/2020 11:52:54 PM

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