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Rousseau

  • Robert R. Rusk
  • James Scotland
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Abstract

IN an age of superpowers it might reasonably be asserted that there are two — and only two — Great Educators, Plato and Rousseau. In a way Western education today is a battlefield between two groups of philosophical ideas derived from these men. For all his shiftless youthful wanderings, Rousseau was a powerful and original thinker; Émile is a seminal book.

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© New material, James Scotland 1979

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  • Robert R. Rusk
  • James Scotland

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