ERIC Number: EJ646911
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Russell's Practice of Science vs. His Picture of Science and Its Place in Liberal Education.
Inquiry: Critical Thinking across the Disciplines, v20 n2 p36-44 Win 2001
Relates Bertrand Russell's picture of science, as he actually practiced it, to his picture of liberal education, as he exemplified it, and compares these to what he said about the nature of science and of liberal education. Suggests Russell's practice of scientific thought was much more original and interesting than is "rather second-hand" views of science. (RS)
Descriptors: Critical Thinking, Educational Attitudes, Elementary Secondary Education, Logical Thinking, Philosophy, Role of Education, Scientific Methodology, Thinking Skills
College of Education and Behavioral Science, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY 40351.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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