Triche, Stephen, "Gabriel Harvey's 16th Century Theory of Curriculum," Journal of Curriculum Theorizing, 29(No. 1, 2013),90-101.


Stephen Triche


Identifies the 1577 document Rhetor by Gabriel Harvey as an early work of curriculum theory; describes its contents and its orientation to curriculum as they relate to Nature, Art, and Exercise; discusses Harvey's work in relation to other 20th century curriculum theorists and to contemporary curriculum practice.

Broad Topical Focus

Curriculum Theorists, Curriculum Conceptions and Theories, Curriculum Proposals in Coherent Form

Source Discipline


Mode of Inquiry in the Study

Theoretical/Conceptual Inquiry, Historical Inquiry

Type of Study

Single Study

Narrow Topic

Curriculum Theory Creation and Uses, Curriculum Aims and Objectives


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