Leipzig Connection has 58 ratings and 9 reviews. Camille said: Really interesting book about the merger of psychology and education. However, a caveat. W. Featured image from here. *Please also see this companion post about the original printing.. I don’t know exactly when Paolo Lionni. The Leipzig Connection. by Paolo Lionni Reviewed by Earle Fox. Lionni’s book ( paperback, 89 pp.) fills a gap in the history of the destruction of.

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These qualities having been greatly prized and encouraged by said original Delphi crew,you understand. Flexner’s very readable autobiography, I Remember, he later brought up to date and reprinted under the title Abraham Flexner: A devastatingly addictive drug, heroin is leipzi for being an almost impossible habit to kick.

However, the LaRouchians conncetion a history of extensive dealings with the intelligence community dating back over a decade, entirely apart from this. Except in the rural South.

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Geographically frag- mented, it is spiritually and mentally even more dispersed by an informational oligarchy enthralling the populations of Earth with its psychologically programmed media. When all facts are connectkon into account, we be- lieve it will be found that the best interests of the individual and society will be served by providing a certain number of the pupils paolk gifted in intelligence with the equipment needed to begin their vocational career by the completion of the junior high school period or even earlier in a few cases.

In the following years he published a total of books, monographs, and articles. From its largely bestial precepts major decisions in all walks of life are now made, and anyone attempting to determine the causes of a deep and lengthy national malaise must take into account psychology’s covert hegemony over the thought processes of the body politic, the body economic, and the body A New Social Order go social.

With the prestige attached to having studied in Germany, these men found little difficulty in securing positions of influence at major American universities. Schools of Tomorrow New York: Edward Lee Thorndike was trained in the new psychology by the first generation of Wundt’s proteges. It was a perfect fit for the growing collectivist mentality, and the centralizing of government, both in Europe and America.


That same yearhe left Carnegie and joined the Board to direct the allocation of Rockefeller millions to the development of chemically oriented medicine connectioh the United States.

Wundt himself was not unaware of the debt psychology owed him, and not altogether indifferent as to whether or not it was recognized. Murphy and Kovach, op.

Try to find a dictionary published after which has an un- adulterated definition of “psychology. Paperbackpages.

Leipzig Connection by Paolo Lioni

How was it spent? The plans of the General Education Board call for careful examination. Although a strongly flattering “official” history of Teachers College, this book is nonetheless a storehouse leipzigg data pertinent to the invasion of psychology into American education. Nonetheless, he did find several medical schools of which he ap- proved, most notably his leipzg mater, Johns Hop- kins, which he considered to be “the one bright spot, despite meager endowment and missing clin- ics.

New American Library, Thorndike equated children with the rats, monkeys, fish, cats, and chickens upon which he llionni in his laboratory and was prepared to apply what he found there to learning in the classroom.

Those are some of the vital statistics. A Criticism New York: In succeeding years, one could go to almost any major European leipzit American university and study the new psychology with a professor who had re- ceived his Ph. I could talk with father at the strategic moment.

Almost without exception, every one of them became involved in another field which lay open to the advance of German psychology — the field of education. Wallace Buttrick, a man who would wield considerable influence in education in the coming years.

Solutions to world problems are now being devised and implemented by people who are the products of an exponentially deteriorating educational system.

It served as the model for the many new laboratories that were developed in the latter part of the nineteenth century. Notice on the lower right of the above image, the name Lucienne Lionni listed as Editor. Fosdick’s memorial history of the General Education Board and Rockefeller philanthropy in education, Adventure in Giving: Its power will be enormous; it seems as if it might be able to determine the character of American education.


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Sep 05, Carol rated it did not like it. Encyclopaedia Britannica, It has turned our homes, schools, offices, stores, and factories into the battle- grounds of World War III; the draftees drift from encounter to encounter, increasing numbers suc- cumbing as neurotic mental and spiritual casualties.

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Individualism and the developing of individual abilities give way to social conformity and adaptation; the product of education becomes “well- adjusted” conditioned children. Gates sent Flexner off to his alma mater with the agreement that connecion Flexner could make a convincing case for the donation, it would be given by the Board.

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Through these students, the Leipzig Laboratory exercised an immense influence on the development of psychology. ByRugg and Counts were reporting over 1, schools, nationwide, engaged in curriculum revision aligned with the new methods, of these cooperating actively with the NEA’s Bureau of Research 26th Yearbook of the National Society for the Study of Education; Bloomington, Research Notes 93 into two parts, the experimental and the social.

This book in itself is a great introductory study on how and why the American education system is producing a nation of illiterate and morally relativistic people who lack motivation and are without the love of learning.