ERIC Number: EJ554659
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Reeducation at Heidelberg University.
Giles, Geoffrey J.
Paedagogica Historica, v33 n1 p201-19 1997
Utilizes German archival records to illuminate crucial post-war events at Heidelberg University. The university became the focal point of attempts to define the theoretical and practical meaning of "geistige Umerziehung" (spiritual reeducation). Discusses the conflict between U.S. authorities and such esteemed German scholars as Karl Jaspers and Alfred Weber. (MJP)
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Context, Democratic Values, Educational Change, Educational History, Educational Philosophy, Educational Practices, Educational Theories, Elitism, Faculty, Foreign Countries, Foreign Culture, Higher Education, International Educational Exchange, Universities, Values Education, World War II
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Germany