Philosophy Of Education Society Of Australasia

The Doctor of Philosophy (PHD) in Educational Studies program is located in Memorial Hall. The generosity of outlook that results might be the one thing that all philosophers of education can share. Jonathan Adler offers an account, informed by recent work in cognitive science as well as epistemology, of the nature of fallibility and its educational significance. Rousseau, Jean Jacques – I have fond memories of Rousseau’s Confessions (my first philosophy book). We thus know of his philosophy of education primarily through brief passages in other works.

Jesuits have understood that the liberal arts, the natural and social sciences, and the performing arts, linked with all other branches of knowledge, are a powerful means of developing leaders with the potential to influence and transform society. Plants are shaped by cultivation and men by education.. We are born weak, we need strength; we are born totally unprovided, we need aid; we …