Republic of Noise: The Loss of Solitude in Schools and Culture

R&L Education (2011)
Machine generated contents note: Chapter 1 Acknowledgments -- Chapter 2 Introduction: The Chatter of the Present -- Chapter 3 Definitions of Solitude -- Chapter 4 Distraction: The Flip Side of Engagement -- Chapter 5 Antigone: Literature as "Thinking Apart" -- Chapter 6 The Workshop Model in New York City -- Chapter 7 The Folly of the "Big Idea" -- Chapter 8 The Cult of Success -- Chapter 9 Mass Personalization and the "Underground Man" -- Chapter 10 The Need for Loneliness -- Chapter 11 The Practice of Solitude -- Chapter 12 Discernment and the Public Sphere -- Chapter 13 Conclusion: Setting up Shop -- Chapter 14 Bibliography -- Chapter 15 About the Author -- Chapter 16 Index.
Keywords Reflective learning  Classroom environment  Education Effect of technological innovations on  Solitude  EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform / General  BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / General  EDUCATION / General  EDUCATION / Philosophy & Social Aspects  FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / General  SOCIAL SCIENCE / General  SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
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Call number LB1027.23.S46 2011
ISBN(s) 1610484118   9781610484114   9781610484121
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