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ERIC Number: EJ413884
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-1053-8259
Kurt Hahn and the Aims of Education.
James, Thomas
Journal of Experiential Education, v13 n1 p6-13 May 1990
Discusses Kurt Hahn (1886-1974), German-born educator emphasizing moral virtue, community service, "Samaritan ethic," and mental-physical balance. Describes life in pre-World War II Germany, founding of British educational programs: Gordonstoun, Outward Bound, United World Colleges. Examines Hahn's influences and educational themes including power, adventure, civic responsibility, and humane values. (TES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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