ERIC Number: EJ904733
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Oct
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Reference Count: 58
Autonomy in R. S. Peters' Educational Theory
Cuypers, Stefaan E.
Journal of Philosophy of Education, v43 suppl s1 p189-207 Oct 2009
Autonomy is, among other things, an actual psychological condition, a capacity that can be developed, and an educational ideal. This paper contextualises, analyses, criticises and extends the theory of Richard S. Peters on these three aspects of autonomy.
Descriptors: Personal Autonomy, Psychological Characteristics, Educational Philosophy, Educational Theories, Role of Education
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