Humboldt (1767-1825) – Prussian schooling and Higher Education… hugely influential… — Donald Clark Plan B

After Napoleon had defeated Prussia in 1806, the Prussian state reflected on what had caused this catastrophe and out of that trauma came a reformed system of schooling designed by Wilhelm von Humboldt. The aim was not to produce rounded, autonomous citizens but young men obedient to a military culture and, oddly as he never…

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