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Perspectives on Liberal Education

J. Watson

Perspectives on Liberal Education

Pioneers and Pall-Bearers

by J. Watson

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Published by Mercer Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humanistic Education,
  • Education, Humanistic

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8317414M
    ISBN 10086554056X
    ISBN 109780865540569

      Confronting Challenges to the Liberal Arts Curriculum fills an important gap in the literature by examining the context, content, challenges, and successes of implementing liberal arts coursework within undergraduate curriculum. In order to fully understand the place of liberal education in each location, chapter authors have employed a wide. Intercultural Perspectives courses prepare students for effective citizenship in diverse multicultural societies in the US and beyond. In these courses, students will recognize new perspectives about their own cultural rules and biases by: For a comprehensive and current list of approved courses see the liberal education web site: http.

    By Mary L. Hermann Learning in the liberal arts and sciences is essential to educate thoughtful and humane professional nurses. Liberal education complements the technical components of nursing education. In the twenty-first century, linking liberal education to professional nursing education takes on renewed importance. Liberal education nurtures human freedom in the service of human community, which is to say that in the end it celebrates love. Whether we speak of our schools or our universities or ourselves, I hope we will hold fast to this as our constant practice, in the full depth and .

    The books I have identified, with the help of members of the Institute of Ideas’ Education Forum, teachers and colleagues at several universities, constitute an attempt at an education “canon”. When it comes to “Democracy in Action”—this issue's theme—the stakes have always been high. The COVID pandemic is simply laying bare just how much was already at stake. This issue considers policies to make college more accessible and affordable and looks at the role of colleges and universities in furthering and protecting democratic participation.


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New Perspectives on Liberal Education [Costner, Herbert] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. New Perspectives on Liberal Education. Free Speech and Liberal Education: the Perspectives on Liberal Education book, and civic education. His most recent books are Restoring Free Speech and and Legal Perspectives (Routledge, ), coedited with.

This slim opening volume of the Britannica Great Books of the Western World contends that liberal education, an unquestioned necessity for the civilized Westerner until the 19th century, though now all but dead, is not only worth reviving but is indispensable for every free citizen of our shrunken, technologized, and heavily armed world/5.

is a platform for academics to share research papers. The concept of liberalism has a wide influence on contemporary work within the field of education. Given this breadth of effect, it is not surprising that liberalism can be invoked in the service. Studying IDS Perspectives in Liberal Arts at Southern New Hampshire University.

On StuDocu you find all the study guides, past exams and lecture notes for this course. The 4-Year Liberal Arts Reading List.

This 4-Year Year Liberal Arts reading list is a guide to many of history’s most important books at least from a Western perspective (please feel free to share a similar canon from other cultures that has been translated into English in the comments).

Philosophy of Education • The Liberal Arts Tradition: A Philosophy of Christian Classical Education (Kevin Clark & Ravi Jain) • The Abolition of Man: How Education Shapes Man’s Sense of Morality (C.S.

Lewis) • De Doctrina Christiana (On Christian Doctrine or On Christian Teaching) (Augustine) • Great Ideas from the Great Books (Mortimer Adler).

my Perspectives is a brand new English language arts curriculum for Grades 6–12 that values the perspective of the learner, collectively and individually, and provides next-gen learning experiences that promote higher achievement and develop the competencies needed for college and career readiness.

Protest content scrubbed from liberal studies books. Content about the civil unrest has been revised or deleted in a number of liberal studies textbooks after. A liberal education is a system or course of education suitable for the cultivation of a free (Latin: liber) human being. It is based on the medieval concept of the liberal arts or, more commonly now, the liberalism of the Age of Enlightenment.

A Post-Liberal Approach to Language Policy in Education (New Perspectives on Language and Education Book 41) 1st Edition, Kindle Edition by John E. Petrovic (Author)Manufacturer: Multilingual Matters.

education and student affairs: Theory, research, narratives and practice from feminist ng, VA: Stylus and the American College Personnel Association. Pasque, P. Women of color in higher education: Theoretical perspectives.

In G. Jean-Marie and B. Lloyd-Jones (Eds.) Women of Color in Higher. Book Book 10/06/17 AM 10/06/17 AM T heory in action In societies in uenced b y neoliberalism, in dividuals are often po sit ion ed to invest in themselves in.

A classic liberal education has few defenders. Conservatives fume that it is too, well, liberal (though the term has no partisan meaning). Liberals worry it is too elitist.

Students wonder what they would do with a degree in psychology. And parents fear that it will cost them their life savings. This growing unease is apparent in the numbers.

The humanities are “disciplines [that] concern the study of distinctively human actions and works; for example history, philology (language, literature, linguistics), philosophy, theology and studies of Antiquity” (Cosgrove,para.

3).You can see that the humanities cover a wide range of subjects and disciplines, but remember that they focus in on our actions and works as human beings. There used to be a Canon — a generally accepted collection of books and writings that one considered foundational to an education.

It included The Bible, Shakespeare, Chaucer, Melville. In this fun and engaging talk, Ria Mirchandani tells the story of why she turned to liberal education and what it has offered her. About Ria Mirchandani: Ria Mirchandani (Brown, `15) is. The book offers both undergraduates and starting graduate students in education an understanding of numerous dimensions of the contested field of education, addressing questions of political economy and class, cultural politics, race, gender, globalisation, neoliberalism, and biopolitics.

The Liberal Arts Tradition: A Philosophy of Christian Classical Education introduces readers to a paradigm for understanding a classical education that transcends the familiar 3-stage pattern of grammar, logic, and rhetoric. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.Critical Perspectives on Christian Education: A Reader on the Aims, Principles and Philosophy of Christian Education Jeff Astley, Leslie J.

Francis Gracewing Publishing, - Christian education - .But from Dewey’s perspective, a liberal arts education cannot afford to ignore the fact that labor and leisure, in our world, are deeply intertwined.

As Dewey puts it in Democracy and Education: While the distinction [between labor and leisure] is often thought to be intrinsic and absolute, it .