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Talks to teachers on psychology and to students on some of life"s ideals by William James

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Published by H. Holt in New York .
Written in English


  • Educational psychology

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Statementby William James.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 301 p. ;
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13530765M

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  In , James gathered both sets of lectures together and published them as "Talks to Teachers on Psychology and to Students on Some of Life's Ideals." The book was read widely and became financially successful for James. In his illuminating recent biography of James, "William James in the Maelstrom of American Modernism", Robert Richardson /5(13). Talks to Teachers on Psychology and to Students on Some of Life's Ideals book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This Elibro /5(8). WILLIAM JAMES TALKS TO TEACHERS ON PSYCHOLOGY (highlights) Psychology and the Teaching Art "You make a great, very great mistake, if you think that psychology, being the science of the mind's laws, is something from which you can deduce definite programmes and schemes and methods of instruction for immediate schoolroom use. Psychology is a. Talks to Teachers on Psychology: And to Students on Some of Life's Ideals. A couple of small points. The text has been scanned from a first edition volume of the book [my first edition volume of the book ].Consequently, you'll notice that the print quality will not be as good as .

Talks to Teachers on Psychology and to Students on Some of Life's Ideals (Dover Books on Biology, Psychology, and Medicine) by James, William and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at TALKS TO TEACHERS. I. PSYCHOLOGY AND THE TEACHING ART. The American educational organization,—What teachers may expect from psychology,—Teaching methods must agree with psychology, but cannot be immediately deduced therefrom,—The science of teaching and the science of war,—The educational uses of psychology defined,—The teacher's duty toward child-study. In I was asked by the Harvard Corporation to give a few public lectures on psychology to the Cambridge teachers. The talks now printed form the substance of that course, which has since then been delivered at various places to various teacher-audiences. It drew on his influential textbook Principles of Psychology, published nine years before, that brought him fame on the world stage, but Talks to Teachers is rarely talked about : Peter Gibbon.

  ‎The art of teaching grew up in the schoolroom, out of inventiveness and sympathetic concrete observation. Even where (as in the case of Herbart) the advancer of the art was also a psychologist, the pedagogics and the psychology ran side by side, and the former was not derived in any sense from the l 3/5(1). Talks to teachers on psychology. New York, H. Holt and Co. [©] (OCoLC) Online version: James, William, Talks to teachers on psychology. New York, H. Holt and Co. [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William James. (See the Harvard Standard Edition of James works, Talks to Teachers, , pp. ) This is a collection of lectures first delivered in the summer of and then several times later. The "talks" to teachers consist essentially of material from James' great .   Book Reviews Scientific Books. Talks to Teachers on Psychology, and to Students on some of Life's Ideals. By Charles Degarmo. See all Hide authors and affiliations. Science 30 Jun Vol. 9, Issue , pp. DOI: /science Article; Info & Metrics; eLetters; PDF; This is a PDF-only article. Author: Charles Degarmo.