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Kieran Egan
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Primary Understanding (Rle Edu C): Education in Early Childhood

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Beginning with descriptions of the ways in which children make sense of their experience and the world, such as fantasy, stories and games, Egan constructs his argument that constituting this foundational layer are sets of cultural sense-making capacities, reflected in oral cultures throughout the world. Egan sees education as the acquisition of these sets of sense-making ...more
ebook, 308 pages
Published May 14th 2014 by Routledge (first published January 1st 1988)
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