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Uniting the liberal arts

core and context : selected essays from the Fifth Annual Conference of the Association for Core Texts and Courses

by Association for Core Texts and Courses. Conference

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

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    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Bainard Cowan, J. Scott Lee.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsCowan, Bainard., Lee, J. Scott, 1948-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2361.5 .A88 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3954577M
      ISBN 100761821600, 0761821619
      LC Control Number2001054038

      Hamilton College is located in Clinton, N.Y., 45 minutes east of Syracuse and 90 minutes west of Albany. The college offers a wide variety of unique student clubs on campus, from The Coloring Book Founded:   Here's my list of fifty. I could do this again next week, and at least 10% of them would change. Note that this list is not intended to function as anything like the equivalent of, say, a broad-based college degree; it's simply a sequential prog.

      Liberal arts definition is - the medieval studies comprising the trivium and quadrivium. Why do we call the liberal arts 'liberal'?   Uniting America provides a blueprint for a fresh approach to American politics, grounded in moderation, pragmatism, and the shared values that unite Americans. Norton Garfinkle is chairman of The Future of American Democracy Foundation and former chairman of the George Washington University Institute for Communitarian Policy Studies.

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Uniting the liberal arts. [Philadelphia]: Association for Core Texts and Courses ; Lanham, Md.: University Press of America, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Bainard Cowan; J Scott Lee; Association for Core Texts and Courses.

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The. The term ‘liberal arts education’ can also be applied to the dedicated study of just one of the above subjects (for example, a student studying a BA in Philosophy could be said to be undertaking a liberal arts education).

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The Liberal Arts. The liberal arts denote the seven branches of knowledge that initiate the young into a life of learning. The concept is classical, but the term liberal arts and the division of the arts into the trivium and the quadrivium date from the Middle Ages.

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Osborne creates works that raise awareness of environmental issues in the American West. This chapter examines the ways in which liberalism undermines liberal education. First, liberalism undermines education by detaching the educational enterprise itself from culture and making it an engine of anticulture.

Second, liberalism undermines education by replacing a definition of liberty as an education in self-government with liberty as autonomy and the absence of constraint. Has the American university gained the whole world but lost its soul.

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