This book gives an insight to the various dimensions of western philosophy of education. It begins with introduction to education and philosphy along with providing an overview and history of the western philosohphy of education. It illustrates the different principles of education that are both, philosophical and sociological. It also outlines the various aspects of western philosphy and the role of teacher and students in a changing world. In the end, it further explores the subject of education in the light of 21st century.