Five Paradigms for Education: Foundational Views and Key Issues

  • Ted Newell

Part of the The Cultural and Social Foundations of Education book series (CSFE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 156-159

About this book


Newell compares the fundamental assumptions of five major worldviews of education and their implications for classroom practice, incorporating history and case studies and posing questions about the limits and benefits of employing each today.


Philosophy of education religion and education Christian education education and beliefs curriculum theory ideal liberation transformation paradigm vocation professionalism theory and education critical theory education research Rousseau

Authors and affiliations

  • Ted Newell
    • 1
  1. 1.Crandall UniversityCanada

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