Dewey, John, Democracy and Education: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Education (Macmillan, 1916). In John Dewey: The Middle Works, 1899-1924, ed. J. A. Boydston, Volume 9: 1916, pp. 1-402. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University, 1980.


John Dewey


Provides 26 chapters on aspects of educational theory and practice; Ch. 14 on the Nature of Subject Matter; others on specific curriculum areas; and many more topics.

Broad Topical Focus

Curriculum Visions and Philosophies, Curriculum Enactment and Teaching, Curriculum Theorists

Source Discipline

All Fields

Mode of Inquiry in the Study

Philosophical Inquiry-Speculative Essay

Type of Study

Collection of Studies

Narrow Topic

Democratic Education, Curriculum Aims and Objectives, Classics of Curriculum Literature, Content Selection and Organization


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