The Formation of Reason
In The Formation of Reason, philosophy professor David Bakhurst utilizes ideas from philosopher John McDowell to develop and defend a socio-historical account of the human mind.
- Provides the first detailed examination of the relevance of John McDowell's work to the Philosophy of Education
- Draws on a wide-range of philosophical sources, including the work of 'analytic' philosophers Donald Davidson, Ian Hacking, Peter Strawson, David Wiggins, and Ludwig Wittgenstein
- Considers non-traditional ideas from Russian philosophy and psychology, represented by Ilyenkov and Vygotsky
- Discusses foundational philosophical ideas in a way that reveals their relevance to educational theory and practice
Keywords: Psychology, John McDowell, philosophy, education, educational theory of mind, self, Bildungsprozess
- Bakhurst, David
- John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
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- 200 pages
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