Jean Piaget

by Richard Kohler

Part of the Continuum Library of Educational Thought Series

Jean Piaget Synopsis

Jean Piaget is indisputably a major thinker in education. Richard Kohler's volume offers the most coherent account of Piaget's educational thought. This work is divided into: Intellectual biography; Critical exposition of Piaget's work; The reception and influence of Piaget's work; and, The relevance of the work today.This is a major international reference series providing comprehensive accounts of the work of seminal educational thinkers from a variety of periods, disciplines and traditions. It is the most ambitious and prestigious such project ever published - a definitive resource for at least a generation. The thinkers include: Aquinas, Aristotle, Bourdieu, Bruner, Dewey, Foucault, Freire, Holt, Kant, Locke, Montessori, Neill, Newman, Owen, Peters, Piaget, Plato, Rousseau, Steiner, Vygotsky, West and Wollstonecraft.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780826484116
Publication date: 15th March 2008
Author: Richard Kohler
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd. an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 256 pages
Categories: Philosophy & theory of education, Reference works,

About Richard Kohler

Richard Kohler is Lecturer of Teacher Education at Zurich University.

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