Includes bibliograhical references (pages -104).
Introduction: Educating Heroes: The Implications of Ernest Becker's Depth Psychology of Heroism for Philosophical Education -- Ch. 1. Heroism and the Human Spirit: A Reconstruction of Ernest Becker's Depth Psychology of Heroism -- Ch. 2. Education for Heroism: Three Classical Models -- Ch. 3. "Zen and Autonomous Education": Becker's Critique of Authoritarian Education in his Early Work on Zen Buddhism -- Ch. 4. The Contemporary Crisis in Education -- Ch. 5. Remedying the Remedy -- Ch. 6. Educating Heroes for the Moral Equivalent of War.