ERIC Number: EJ560339
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Publication Date: 1997
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Montaigne's Uses of Classical Learning.
Hall, Michael L.
Journal of Education, v179 n1 p61-75 1997
M. de Montaigne's essay "On the Education of Children" (1580) demonstrates the importance of examining classical authors to test understanding and develop judgment. Montaigne's method provides a way to study cultural heritage and to use the past to examine current issues. Implications for teaching today are discussed. (SLD)
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