Primates in the Classroom: An Evolutionary Perspective on Children's Education

By: Bernhard, J. Gary

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0870236113 204 pages including index and references. Part 1 investigates the social and emotional contexts of learning and the activities of learning in higher primate groups. Part 2 looks at these learning contexts and activities as they have probably existed for most of the history of the human species. Part 3 explores the ways in which these learning contexts and activities have changed in rather recent human history, describes the problems that these changes have created in children's education, and offers suggestions for educational reform from an evolutionary perspective. "Thought provoking." - Library Journal. Crease to lower corner of front cover, otherwise moderate wear. Occasional light pencil markings.

Title: Primates in the Classroom: An Evolutionary Perspective on Children's Education

Author Name: Bernhard, J. Gary

Categories: Education,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Amherst, MA, U.S.A., University of Massachusetts Press: 1988

ISBN Number: 0870236113

ISBN Number 13: 9780870236112

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 62206892

Keywords: EDUCATIONAL INNOVATIONS EVOLUTION ADDRESSES ESSAYS LECTURES SCIENCE EDUCATION EXPERIMENTAL METHODS Social Aspects United States Learning Socialization 204 pages including index and references. Part 1 investigates the social and emotional contexts of lear,