Comenius

And the Beginnings of Educational Reform

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ISBN : 9788130705842

 

Author : W. S. Monroe

 

Pages : 197 pp

 

Year of Publishing : 2007

 

Binding : Paperback

 

Publisher : Indigo Books

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The present volume is an effort to trace the reform movement in education from Vives, Bacon, and Ratke to Comenius, who gave the movement its most significant force and direction; and from him to the later reformers, – Francke, Rousseau, Basedow, Pestalozzi, Froebel, and Herbert.
The book details the condition of education in Europe during the sixteenth century; following are given the traces of educational development of Comenius in the writings of Vives, Bacon, and Ratke; three chapters are devoted to the life of Comenius and the reforms in which he actively participated; an exposition of his educational writings has three chapters; a chapter is given to the influence of Comenius on Francke, Rousseau, Pestalozzi, and other modern reformers; and the closing chapter sums up hi permanent influence.

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