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John Dewey

Philosopher, Psychologist, Writer John Dewey

Profession: Philosopher, Psychologist, Writer

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Philosophy of pragmatism, one of the founders of Functional Psychology, Advocacy of democracy; My Pedagogic Creed, The School and Society

Born: October 20, 1859
Birthplace: Burlington, Vermont, USA
Star Sign: Libra

Died: June 1, 1952 (aged 92)

Events in the Life of John Dewey

  • 1897-01-16 John Dewey's essay "My Pedagogic Creed" appears in School Journal