Values Education and Technology: The Ideology of Dispossession

By: Emberley, Peter C.

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8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; 330 pp. "This book contributes . . . the controversial proposition that the current modes of values education are not cultivating the qualities associated with moral judgment and character, that they are in fact producing a consciousness which merely reinforces some of the potentially destructive tendencies of modern technology." He builds on the thought of Hannah Arendt, Eric Voegelin, George Grant as well as that of Kant, Hegel and Nietzsche. Emberley is Associate Professor of Political Science at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. Endnotes, bibliography, index. Cloth-covered boards with black spine lettering. Former owner's name on front free endpaper, otherwise, a clean, sturdy volume. Dust jacket has minor edgewear.

Title: Values Education and Technology: The Ideology of Dispossession

Author Name: Emberley, Peter C.

Categories: Education - General,

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, University of Toronto Press.: 1995

ISBN Number: 0802004237

ISBN Number 13: 9780802004239

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 25715

Keywords: Education; Values; Technology; Morality; Ethics; Schooling; Curriculum; Virtue; Logic; Society; Heidegger; Philosophy; AVER; Association of Values and Education Research;