Household Education

By: Harriet Martineau
Published By: Double9 Books
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"Household Education" by Harriet Martineau is a seminal work in education reform, delving into the intricacies of parenting, child development, and pedagogy. Martineau champions home schooling as a means to reshape traditional educational paradigms, emphasizing the importance of curriculum design tailored to individual needs and interests. She advocates for diverse teaching methods that foster intellectual growth and moral education while promoting self-directed learning. Within the household, Martineau highlights the crucial role of socialization in shaping gender roles and family dynamics. She argues for a progressive approach to education that transcends conventional boundaries, encouraging parents to challenge societal norms and cultivate environments conducive to holistic development. Central to Martineau's educational philosophy is the belief in empowering children to take ownership of their learning journey, fostering independence and critical thinking skills. Through thoughtful guidance and support, she contends that self-directed learning can instill a lifelong love for learning and prepare individuals to navigate an ever-evolving world. "Household Education" serves as a beacon of inspiration for parents and educators alike, offering a transformative vision for educational practice rooted in compassion, curiosity, and the pursuit of knowledge.

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Harriet Martineau

British social theorist, author, and journalist Harriet Martineau (1802–1876) is renowned for her important contributions to literature, sociology, and economics, among other subjects. Martineau was born in Norwich, England, on June 12, 1802, and had to overcome obstacles at a young age because he was deaf and had little money. In the 1820s, Martineau started her creative career and became well-known for her novels and children's books. She is most recognized, nevertheless, for her revolutionary contributions to political economy and sociology. She was one of the first sociologists because of her "Illustrations of Political Economy" series, which she wrote in the 1830s and used fiction to tackle difficult economic and social themes. Martineau overcame obstacles relating to gender during her career, but her brilliance and dedication to social justice endured. She made a lot of trips later in life and kept writing about a variety of subjects, including her experiences in the Middle East. Beyond her own century, Harriet Martineau left a lasting impact on feminists and sociologists of later generations.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2024
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 176pages
  • ISBN-10: 9362760894
  • ISBN-13: 9789362760890
  • Item Weight: 228.8g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 10.0mm
  • Reading age: 10+
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : Education / General