ERIC Number: ED072506
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: N/A
Alternatives in Education.
Rusk, Bruce, Ed.
These six lectures explore alternative approaches to education both within and outside the educational system. The contributions and their authors include: "Telling It Like It Ain't: An Examination of the Language of Education," by Neil Postman; "The Psychology of J. Piaget and Its Relevance to Education," by Vinh Bang (presented also in French); "Alternatives Through Computers," by Patrick Suppes; "The Definition of a University," by Northrop Frye; "Educators and the Mentally Deficient," by Jean Vanier; "The De-schooling of Society," by Ivan Illich; and "Alternatives in Education," by Bruce Rusk. (JH)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Child Psychology, Cognitive Development, Computer Assisted Instruction, Educational Change, Educational Finance, Educational Objectives, Educational Problems, Educational Resources, Educational Theories, Equal Education, Futures (of Society), Humanization, Independent Study, Mental Retardation, Social Change, Universities, Vocabulary
Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, 252 Bloor Street West, Toronto 5, Ontario (Canada) ($2.25)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ontario Inst. for Studies in Education, Toronto.
Note: Papers presented at Ontario Institute for Studies in Education Anniversary Lectures (Fifth, Toronto, Ontario, Fall 1970)