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Education - an impossible practice?

Citation
Edwards R (2008) Education - an impossible practice?, Scottish Educational Review, 40 (1), pp. 4-11.

Abstract
This article explores theoretically the argument that education is an impossible practice as it cannot mandate the future. The significance of this is that educational practice needs to be developed through the values of fallibility, conditionality and responsibility.

Keywords
fallibility; ethic of responsibility; educational theory; conditionality

Subject headings
Education Philosophy

StatusPublished
AuthorsEdwards Richard
Publication date2008
URLhttp://www.ser.stir.ac.uk/pdf/109.pdf
PublisherScottish Academic Press Plc
ISSN 0141-9072
LanguageEnglish

Journal
Scottish Educational Review: Volume 40, Issue 1 (2008)

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