ERIC Number: EJ1074965
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
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The Humanist Bias in Western Philosophy and Education
Peters, Michael A.
Educational Philosophy and Theory, v47 n11 p1128-1135 2015
This paper argues that the bias in Western philosophy is tied to its humanist ideology that pictures itself as central to the natural history of humanity and is historically linked to the emergence of humanism as pedagogy.
Descriptors: Humanism, Educational Philosophy, Ideology, Teaching Methods, Bias, Western Civilization, Metacognition, Educational History, Correlation
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