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ERIC Number: EJ554836
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0574
Education and Plato's Parable of the Cave.
Losin, Peter
Journal of Education, v178 n3 p49-65 1996
The educator's job is, in part, to reorient the student toward the truth and to encourage further cognitive development. Book VII of Plato's "Republic" outlines a curriculum that can orient the student toward truth. The curriculum outlined by Plato still forms the basis of much liberal arts education. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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