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Reflections on the Moral & Spiritual Crisis in Education

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This book takes a sharply critical view of contemporary society with a searing indictment of our morally and intellectually bankrupt educational system. Uniquely, the book contains both the original version of David Purpel's highly influential Moral and Spiritual Crisis in Education, first published in 1989, as well as an updated critique of that work--reflections from our ...more
Paperback, 298 pages
Published April 27th 2004 by Peter Lang Gmbh, Internationaler Verlag Der Wissenschaften (first published March 2004)
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Jeff
Purpel offers a prophetic critique of American education with hope for improvement resting in humility, honesty, imagination, and openness to faith and spiritual traditions.
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Recommends it for: Anyone Concerned about Education
Haven't finished it yet, but as somewhat sweeping as it seems to be, it still seems to ring true today.
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