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Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Depicts:
John Dewey, American, 1859 - 1952  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (red lilac); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
October 21, 1968
Description:
This Prominent Americans Issue stamp depicts John Dewey, an American philosopher, psychologist and educator. He is associated with the philosophy of pragmatism and the logical features of thought and action. He has served as the president of the American Psychological Association and American Philosophical Association. He supported progressive education reform, including hands-on, or experiential, learning.
United States; Vermont; John Dewey; philosophy; psychology; education; university; pragmatism; idealism; epistemology; progressive; journalism; ethics; logic; metaphysics; portrait
Topic:
Education & Teaching  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.5570
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.5570