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The school for life; N.F.S. Grundtvig on education for the people. (CD included).


The school for life; N.F.S. Grundtvig on education for the people. (CD included)

Grundtvig, N.F.S. Ed. and trans. by Edward Broadbridge. Ed. by Clay Warren and Uffe Jonas.

Aarhus University Press


440 pages




Danish intellectual Grundtvig (1783-1872) wrote profusely in many fields, and here are new translations of 16 of his essays on education. Among the topics are the University in London and the Academy at Soro, a Roman song, to the Norwegians concerning a Norwegian high school, enlightenment, and a congratulation to Denmark on the Danish dimwit and the Danish high school. Clay Warren (communication, George Washington U.) contributed an essay on the reception to Grundtvig's ideas about education. Distributed in North America by The David Brown Book Co.

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