The End of Knowing: A New Developmental Way of Learning

Routledge (1997)
How do we reconstruct our world when modernist ideas have been refuted and many social problems appear unsolvable? Fred Newman and Lois Holzman offer the alternative of "performed activity"--a non-academic way forward to develop and add meaning to our lives. The authors believe that it is through participation in cultural, educational and psychological projects that one can achieve personal enrichment. These projects and ideas have been formulated from 25 years of practice in the authors' own "anti-institution," a development community free of political and academic affiliations.
Keywords Knowledge, Theory of History  Science History  Act (Philosophy  Postmodernism
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Call number BD161.N44 1997
ISBN(s) 0415135982   9780415135986
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