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Thinkers on Education

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From 1993 to 2006, PROSPECTS published a series of profiles of 100 famous educators (including philosophers, statesmen, politicians, journalists, psychologists, poets, men of religion) from around of the world who have left their mark on educational thought.


Paper copy: Thinkers on Education.  Four volumes (sold together)
Studies in Comparative Education series
30,50 €; 1600 p.; Format: 24 x 17 cm; Publ: 1997, ISBN: 92-3-103398-0

Available from: UNESCO Publishing
 

Profiles of Thinkers on Education

The IBE offers access to the profiles above, together with the profiles which have been published in subsequent issues of PROSPECTS and are available in English, French and Spanish.
 

  PDF     Name of Educator  
 

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Adiseshiah, Malcolm
 

ENG FRE  

Alain
 

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Aristotle
 

ENG FRE SPA

Aurobindo, (Sri)
 

ENG FRE  

Avicenna (Ibn Sina)
 

ENG FRE SPA

Beeby, Clarence Edward
 

ENG FRE  

Bello, Andrés
 

ENG FRE SPA

Bernstein, Basil
 

ENG FRE  

Bettelheim, Bruno
 

ENG FRE

Binet, Alfred
 

ENG FRE SPA

Bloom, Benjamin
 

ENG FRE  

Blonsky, Pavel Petrovich
 

ENG FRE  

al-Boustani, Boutros
 

ENG FRE SPA

Brunsvick Yves
 

ENG FRE  

Buber, Martin
 

ENG FRE  

Cai Yuanpei
 

ENG FRE SPA

Calasanz, Joseph
 

ENG FRE SPA

Claparède, Edouard
 

ENG FRE  

Comenius, Jan Amos
 

ENG FRE SPA

Comte, Auguste
 

ENG FRE  

Condorcet
 

ENG FRE  

Confucius
 

ENG FRE  

Cousinet, Roger
 

ENG FRE  

Dawid, Jan Wladyslaw
 

ENG FRE SPA

Debesse, Maurice
 

ENG FRE  

Decroly, Jean-Ovide
 

ENG FRE SPA

Dewey, John
 

ENG FRE  

Diesterweg, Friedrich Adolph Wilhelm
 

ENG FRE SPA

Dolto, Françoise
 

ENG FRE  

Durkheim, Emile
 

ENG FRE  

Eötvös, József
 

ENG FRE  

Erasmus
 

ENG FRE SPA

Fafunwa, Aliu Babtunde
 

ENG FRE

al-Farabi
 

ENG FRE SPA

Ferrière, Adolphe
 

ENG FRE SPA

Freinet, Célestin
 

ENG FRE SPA

Freire, Paulo
 

ENG FRE SPA

Freud, Sigmund
 

ENG FRE SPA

Fröbel, Friedrich
 

ENG FRE SPA

Fukuzawa, Yukichi
 

ENG FRE SPA

Gandhi, Mohandas Karamchand
 

ENG FRE  

al-Ghazali
 

ENG FRE SPA

Giner de los Ríos, Francisco
 

ENG FRE SPA

Glinos, Dimitri
 

ENG FRE SPA

Goodman, Paul
 

ENG FRE SPA

Gramsci, Antonio
 

ENG FRE SPA

Grundtvig, N.F.S.
 

ENG FRE  

Grzegorzewska, Maria
 

ENG FRE  

Hegel, Georg
  ENG FRE Herbart, Johann Friedrich
  ENG FRE SPA Hesselgren, Kerstin
  ENG FRE SPA Humboldt, Wilhelm von
  ENG FRE Husén, Torsten
  ENG Hussein, Taha
  ENG FRE SPA Illich, Ivan
  ENG FRE SPA Jaspers, Karl
  ENG FRE SPA Jovellanos, Gaspar Melchor de
  ENG FRE SPA Jullien de Paris, Marc-Antoine
  ENG FRE Kandel, Isaac Leon
  ENG FRE SPA Kant, Immanuel
  ENG FRE SPA Kerschensteiner, Georg
  ENG FRE SPA Key, Ellen
  ENG FRE Ibn Khaldun
  ENG FRE SPA Kilpatrick, William Heard
  ENG FRE SPA Ki-Zerbo, Joseph
  ENG FRE Kold, Christen Mikkelsen
  ENG FRE SPA Korczak, Janusz
  ENG FRE SPA Krishnamurti, J.
  ENG FRE Krupskaya, Nadezhda Konstantinovna
  ENG FRE Locke, John
  ENG FRE Makarenko, Anton
  ENG FRE SPA Mann Jonathan
  ENG        SPA Manso, Juana P.
  ENG FRE Mao Zedong
  ENG FRE SPA Martí, José
  ENG FRE SPA Mead, Margaret
  ENG FRE SPA Melanchthon, Philipp
  ENG FRE Mencius
  ENG FRE SPA Mercante, Victor
  ENG FRE Miskawayh
  ENG FRE SPA Montaigne
  ENG FRE Montessori, Maria
  ENG FRE SPA More, Thomas
  ENG FRE Naik, J.P.
  ENG FRE SPA Neill, Alexander Sutherland
  ENG FRE SPA Niemeyer, August Hermann
  ENG FRE SPA Nightingale, Florence
  ENG FRE Noikov, Peter
  ENG FRE Nyerere, Julius Kambarage
  ENG FRE SPA Obara, Kuniyoshi
  ENG FRE SPA Ortega y Gasset, José
  ENG FRE SPA Owen, Robert
  ENG FRE SPA Pestalozzi, Johann Heinrich
  ENG FRE SPA Piaget, Jean
  ENG FRE Plato
  ENG FRE Priestley, Joseph
  ENG FRE al-Qabbani, Isma'il
  ENG FRE Read, Herbert
  ENG FRE Rogers, Carl
  ENG FRE SPA Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
  ENG FRE SPA Rúbies I Garrofé, Maria
  ENG FRE Rudenschöld, Torsten
  ENG FRE SPA Sadler, Michael Ernest
  ENG FRE SPA Salomon, Otto
  ENG FRE SPA Sarmiento, Domingo Faustino
  ENG FRE SPA Sérgio, António
  ENG FRE SPA Skinner, B.F.
  ENG FRE SPA Spencer, Herbert
  ENG FRE Steiner, Rudolf
         FRE Suchodolski, Bogdan
         FRE Sun Yat-Sen
  ENG FRE SPA Taba, Hilda
  ENG FRE SPA Tagore, Rabindranath
          FRE SPA al-Tahtawi, Rifa'a
  ENG FRE SPA Teixeira, Anísio
  ENG FRE SPA Tolstoy, Leo
  ENG FRE Trefort, Agoston
  ENG FRE SPA Trstenjak, Davorin
  ENG Ushinsky, Konstantin Dmitrievitch
  ENG FRE SPA Uznadze, Dimitry
  ENG FRE SPA Varela, José Pedro
  ENG FRE Vasconcelos, José
  ENG FRE Vico, Giambattista
  ENG FRE SPA Vivekananda Swami
  ENG FRE Vives, Juan Luis
  ENG FRE SPA Vygotsky, Lev Semionovich
  ENG FRE Wallon, Henri