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Boyd, William 1874-1962

Overview
Works: 122 works in 554 publications in 6 languages and 7,574 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Textbooks  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
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Most widely held works about William Boyd
 
Most widely held works by William Boyd
The history of Western education by William Boyd( Book )

154 editions published between 1900 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The educational theory of Jean Jacques Rousseau by William Boyd( Book )

14 editions published between 1911 and 1963 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minor educational writings by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emile: selections by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1971 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the Republic of Plato by William Boyd( Book )

44 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Émile for today; the Émile of Jean Jacques Rousseau by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 1980 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In his pioneering treatise on education the great French philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778) presents concepts that had a significant influence on the development of pedagogy in the eighteenth century, and yet many of his ideas still sound radical today. Written in reaction to the stultifying system of rote learning and memorization prevalent throughout Europe at the time, Emile is a utopian vision of child-centered education, full of the sentiments of Romanticism, a movement that Rousseau inspired." "Imagining a typical boy named Emile, Rousseau creates an ideal model of one-on-one tutelage from infancy to manhood with himself as the child's mentor. As in so many of his other famous works, here, too, Rousseau asserts his main thesis that human beings are by nature good; it is only the distorting influences of civilization that have corrupted them." "Educators as well as students of philosophy will find much to admire in Rousseau's still fresh and innovative ideas."--Jacket
From Locke to Montessori : a critical account of the Montessori point of view by William Boyd( Book )

29 editions published between 1914 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the new education by William Boyd( Book )

15 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plato's Republic for today by Platón( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ayrshire by John Strawhorn( Book )

9 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Education in Ayrshire through seven centuries by William Boyd( Book )

9 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Emile of Jean Jacques Rousseau : selections by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1965 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educational movements and methods : with an introduction by John Adams by John Adams( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The challenge of leisure by New Education Fellowship( Book )

4 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evacuation in Scotland : a record of events and experiments by William Boyd( Book )

6 editions published in 1944 in English and French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The minor educational writings of Jean Jacques Rousseau by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

6 editions published between 1910 and 1962 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschiedenis van onderwijs en opvoeding by William Boyd( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in Dutch and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oorspr. titel en uitg.: the history of western education, 1964
America in school and college by William Boyd( Book )

5 editions published between 1933 and 1939 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Storia dell'educazione occidentale by William Boyd( Book )

15 editions published between 1959 and 1972 in Italian and Spanish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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An introduction to the Republic of Plato
Alternative Names
Boyd, W. 1874-1962

보이드, 윌리암 1874-1962

보이드, 윌리엄 1874-1962

ボイド, W

ボイド, ウィリアム

Languages
English (354)

Italian (14)

Dutch (7)

Japanese (2)

French (1)

Spanish (1)

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