5 - According to Jean Jacques Rousseau, what would the...

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According to Jean Jacques Rousseau, what would the ideal education (for a boy or girl) look like? Let kids learn from their own mistakes and let them learn to “pick themselves up” Let child learn what they want to learn and when Let them be children and run and play and enjoy their innocence, get fresh air Allow them to learn by asking many questions, do not just feed the information to them. They must hunt for themselves. What is amour-propre and how does it create discontent? makes comparisons and is never satisfied, love of social approval. People are never happy because they are constantly comparing their lives to others and craving social approval. what is needed is amour de soi, which is also a self love, but more basic. It means you love yourself for who you are. Return to roots brings more happiness What is wrong with civilization? He wanted to paint a man as he truly was. He thinks we are driven by our emotions and feelings and to be authentic you let those feelings drive behavior. “Everything is good as it leaves the
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2012 for the course HUM 202 taught by Professor Parry during the Fall '11 term at BYU.

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