November 26, 2021

Open Education

In 1934, he delivered a sequence of lectures to increase and make clear his position, which were published underneath the title A Common Faith. Dewey sketches the contour of a natural piety that takes people to be part of nature and seeks its cooperation not with no just and dignified attitude. Experience of the non secular culminates within the unification of the ideal and the precise, i.e., the conclusion of our most inclusive ethical convictions in a given state of affairs, by way of which an all-pervasive unity could additionally be glimpsed momentarily that aligns human function and nature. In Experience and Education , Dewey emphasizes the necessity for a theory of education. It is totally subservient to practice and may, in Dewey’s words, be ‘a mild to the eyes and a lamp for the ft’; it could be described as a framework to facilitate a plan of motion, or …