TITLE

Exploring the Surprising Association of a Progressive Woman Educator and G. Stanley Hall

AUTHOR(S)
Morice, Linda C.
PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Journal of Philosophy & History of Education;2012, Vol. 62, p149
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the startling relationship between forward looking woman educator Flora White and the U.S.based psychologist G. Stanley Hall both of whom perceived educational issues differently. It mentions that notwithstanding opposing educational philosophies, Hall supported White's endeavor of setting up Miss White's Home School in Concord, Massachusetts. It mentions that post the publication of Hall's book "Adolescence" there emerged differences between Hall and White on gender issues but their bond never turned schism. It mentions that Hall also pioneered the child-study movement and also showed interest in the study titled "The Contents of Children's Minds," revealing that 65 and 55 percent of children did not know the concept of ants and wooden objects.
ACCESSION #
88871457

 

Related Articles

  • 1904: Massachusetts. Hall, G. Stanley // Lapham's Quarterly;Summer2014, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p181 

    An excerpt of the book "Adolescence," by G. Stanley Hall is presented which focuses on various changes during adolescence period including physical and emotional.

  • A PROBLEMATIC ALLIANCE. Garrison, Joshua // American Educational History Journal;Spring/Summer2008, Vol. 35 Issue 1/2, p131 

    The article discusses educator and psychologist G. Stanley Hall and his ideas about the sexual behavior of youths and recapitulation theory. His book "Adolescence: Its Psychology and Its Relations to Physiology, Anthropology, Sociology, Sex, Crime, Religion, and Education" has been controversial...

  • Book Notices.  // Education;Sep1904, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p62 

    The article reviews several books including "Far from the Stone Streets," by Henry Chadwick and Helen Chadwick, "Adolescence: Its Psychology and its Relations to Physiology, Anthropology, Sociology, Sex, Crime, Religion, and Education," by G. Stanley Hall, "Kant's Educational Theory," by E.F....

  • GENETIC PHILOSOPHY OF EDUCATION.  // Education;Sep1912, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p63 

    The article reviews the book "Genetic Philosophy of Education," by G. E. Partridge, with an introductory note by G. Stanley Hall.

  • Two Psychologists.  // Journal of Applied Psychology;Jun25, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p329 

    The article focuses on the principles of two German psychologists G. Stanley Hall and Hugo Münsterberg. Both Hugo and Münsterberg are trained under German physiologist and psychologist Wilhelm Wundt, and they are considered influential in applied psychology. Furthermore, they are both...

  • G. Stanley Hall and an American Social Darwinist Pedagogy: His Progressive Educational Ideas on Gender and Race. Goodchild, Lester F. // History of Education Quarterly;Feb2012, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p62 

    The article discusses the education philosopher G. Stanley Hall, focusing on ways in which the concept of Social Darwinism shaped his views on education, gender, and race. It notes how Hall's opinions were influenced by author Ralph Waldo Emerson, evolutionary theorist Charles Darwin, and German...

  • SENESCENCE. Hall, G. Stanley // American Journal of Public Health;Jul2006, Vol. 96 Issue 7, p1160 

    An excerpt from the article "Senescence: The Last Half of Life," by G. Stanley Hall is presented.

  • G. Stanley Hall, Psychologist and Educator. Zeligs, Rose // Journal of Applied Psychology;Feb43, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p83 

    A biography of G. Stanley Hall, a psychologist and educator in the U.S., is presented. He was born on February 1, 1846 and received his early education in a country school, enrolled in the Williston Seminary in 1863 for his senior year and graduated in 1987 at Williams College having a number of...

  • G. Stanley Hall: Psychologist and Early Gerontologist. Parry, Manon // American Journal of Public Health;Jul2006, Vol. 96 Issue 7, p1161 

    The article profiles G. Stanley Hall, a psychologist and early gerontologist. Stanley Hall was instrumental in founding psychology as a science and in its development as a profession. He is best known for his work on child development, especially adolescence. He was born on his parents' farm in...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics