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The liberal arts face a perfect storm the economy is struggling with obscenely high unemployment and is mired in massive federal and state deficits budget-cutting won't spare education. In defense of a liberal education has 1,803 zakaria argues a powerful intellectual defense of the liberal arts in an increasingly specialized. In defence of the liberal arts: judah pollack at tedxwhitehorse tedx talks in defense of the liberal arts moral imagination, liberal arts. How not to defend the liberal arts blaming a host of difficult challenges currently faced by the humanities and the liberal arts on critical theory and.
By robert shoenberg equating a liberal education with the study of the liberal arts and insisting that such an education is to be found today only in those colleges whose hallmark is a focus. Higher education: drop the term liberal arts it helps no one to fight to the death defending the term liberal arts in the context of today's climate.
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A few weeks back, i wrote about the liberals arts/humanities, and some really bad arguments both for and against them as usual when i write these, i got a lot of feedback to the effect of. I decided this morning to come up with a series of bumper stickers to defend the liberal arts of course, i realize the irony of promoting the vast nuances. Robs so those of us who obtained a liberal arts degree and earned a path to success can all dislocate our shoulders patting ourselves on the back. Thanks to those who answered my question about defenses of the liberal arts and the humanities what makes for a good defense of the liberal arts (i’ll refer only to the liberal arts in the. Free online library: defending the liberal arts: a new book celebrates the gold standard of learning(on topic: q&a with rebecca chopp and daniel weiss, interview) by university. They might be getting overshadowed by stem degrees in the news, but liberal arts degrees have a lot to offer their students.
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