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Some social aspects of modern education

Norman Murchison

Some social aspects of modern education

the fourteenth Charles Russell memorial lecture

by Norman Murchison

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Published by Trustees of the Charles Russell Memorial Lectures .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementgiven by Norman Murchison,the Headmaster of Ainslie Park Secondary School,Edinburgh, in November,1966 at Edinburgh University.
SeriesCharles Russell memorial lecturs,14
The Physical Object
Pagination21p.,22cm
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19005403M

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Historically, American education served both political and economic needs, which dictated the function of education. Today, sociologists and educators debate the function of education. Three main theories represent their views: the functionalist theory, the conflict theory, and the symbolic interactionist theory. The functionalist theory. In discussing Durkheim's modern relevance, the contributors stress his desire to integrate the practical and theoretical aspects of education. They identify particular pertinence in his focus upon the moral base of education and his insistence upon the importance of the social and society.

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