Aristotle - Aristotle as Educator Education & Society...

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Aristotle as Educator
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Function of education: The good community is based on the cultivation of rationality. If education is neglected, the community suffers. Compulsory public ed.: for ed. Cultivates both the rational person and the rational society. Highest aim of education: to produce virtuous men for the good of society.
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Philosophy of Ed. Education belonged to the spear of ethics and practical wisdom. Methodology: encourage thinking and reflecting; practice them. Curriculum: liberal ed.; train good citizens & rulers; make good use of leisure. The teacher: consider physical & psychological development stages.
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Philosophy of Ed. The student: human being; rational animal; to reason is her function. Ideal person: practices behaving reasonably Goal of human being: happiness. Moral virtue: avoiding extremes. Aims of ed.:
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