herbart, johann friedrich

Encyclopedia

herbart, johann friedrich

German philosopher and educator, who led the renewed 19th-century interest in Realism and is considered among the founders of modern scientific pedagogy.

Learn more about Herbart, Johann Friedrich with a free trial on Britannica.com.

Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: herbart
Next Definition: herbary
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for herbart, johann friedrich
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing herbart, johann friedrich
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature