The Paideia of God: And Other Essays on Education   -     By: Douglas Wilson
Buy Item $8.19 Retail: $10.00 Save 18% ($1.81) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

This homeschool product specifically reflects a Christian worldview. The Paideia of God: And Other Essays on Education

Canon Press / 1999 / Paperback

$8.19 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $10.00
|
Save 18% ($1.81)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW767595

Current Promotions

Product Description

You can teach your students the Trivium, but if that is all you teach them, then you're both in trouble. As these essays point out, education must remember the lessons of old without ignoring the demands of now. In the ancient world, paideia was an all-encompassing education and involved nothing less than the enculturation of the future citizen. Scripture requires Christian fathers to raise their children in "the nurture and admonition (paideia) of the Lord." However, the boundaries of paideia are much wider than the boundaries of what we understand as education. Wilson elaborates on this, as well as canvassing educational hot topics such as vouchers, uniforms, and college choices.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 160
Vendor: Canon Press
Publication Date: 1999
Dimensions: 8.52 X 5.54 X 0.43 (inches)
ISBN: 1885767595
ISBN-13: 9781885767592
Availability: In Stock

Related Products

  1. Repairing the Ruins: The Classical and Christian Challenge to Modern Education
    Repairing the Ruins: The Classical and Christian Challenge to Modern Education
    Edited by Douglas Wilson
    Canon Press / 1995 / Trade Paperback
    $13.99 Retail: $19.00 Save 26% ($5.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW67145
  2. Classical Education & the Homeschool AudioBook on CD
    Classical Education & the Homeschool AudioBook on CD
    Douglas Wilson, Wesley Callihan, Douglas Jones
    Canon Press / 2007 / Compact disc
    $8.19 Retail: $10.00 Save 18% ($1.81)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW282000
  3. Engaging the Culture, Changing the World: The Christian University in a Post-Christian World
    Engaging the Culture, Changing the World: The Christian University in a Post-Christian World
    Philip W. Eaton
    IVP Academic / 2011 / Trade Paperback
    $16.20 Retail: $18.00 Save 10% ($1.80)
    Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    CBD Stock No: WW839292

Publisher's Description

You can teach your students the Trivium, but if that is all you teach them, then you're both in trouble. As these essays point out, education must remember the lessons of old without ignoring the demands of now. In the ancient world, "paideia" was an all-encompassing education and involved nothing less than the enculturation of the future citizen. Scripture requires Christian fathers to raise their children in "the nurture and admonition (paideia) of the Lord." However, the boundaries of paideia are much wider than the boundaries of what we understand as education. Wilson elaborates on this, as well as canvassing educational hot topics such as vouchers, uniforms, and college choices.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. The Christian Counselor's Manual
    The Christian Counselor's Manual
    Jay E. Adams
    Zondervan / 1986 / Hardcover
    $16.99 Retail: $22.99 Save 26% ($6.00)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 5 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW60138
  2. Life Together: The Classic Exploration of Christian Community
    Life Together: The Classic Exploration of Christian Community
    Dietrich Bonhoeffer
    HarperOne / 1978 / Trade Paperback
    $8.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 40% ($6.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 10 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW7153
  3. Commentary on Matthew: The Gospel of the Kingdom
    Commentary on Matthew: The Gospel of the Kingdom
    Charles H. Spurgeon
    Banner of Truth / Hardcover
    $19.99 Retail: $29.00 Save 31% ($9.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW710855
  4. The John MacArthur New Testament Commentary Series, 30 Volume Set
    The John MacArthur New Testament Commentary Series, 30 Volume Set
    John MacArthur
    Moody Publishers / 2013 / Hardcover
    $389.70 Retail: $844.70 Save 54% ($455.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW498730

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search