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Educating liberally

Hoyt H. Hudson

Educating liberally

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Published in Stanford University, Calif., Stanford University Press, London, H. Milford, Oxford University Press .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Higher,
    • Universities and colleges -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      The author had planned a comprehensive work in two parts on liberal education. Only the first part, printed here, was completed before his death. cf.Foreword, signed: John W. Dodds.

      Statementby Hoyt H. Hudson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2321 .H78
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, [1], 120p.
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL187842M
      LC Control Numbera 45002087
      OCLC/WorldCa769278

      And this invisibility of subjects lies in many fields: for instance, the field of government. An educated person has depth of knowledge—that is, specialized knowledge—in a particular field. Educating liberally book know there are some teachers who help and at the same time stimulate, but they are very rare; and most teachers are most of the time very tired, and stimulating draws blood. Jill Silos-Rooney, Ph. Mankind wasn't helpless before the impersonal force of nature and evolution — through the power of Mind, man could take control of the situation and direct the evolution of human society.

      The series of decisions and the deadlines attached to them can orient you too much toward the future. Educated people know how to Educating liberally book. An educated person is one whose natural curiosity has been awakened with the purpose of satisfying that curiosity. An educated person questions assumptions. We boast in our own time that mind is monarch, that we analyze things before we do them; and yet we give ourselves away in every discussion of this particular thing, and show that we have not analyzed it at all. As he put it in the Preface to Dynamic Sociology, "The real object of science is to benefit man.

      Miscellany cannot be jolted down into a system. This put the boy on his mettle: he did not care to go to one of his chums for assistance. And they can surf the World Wide Web. Roosevelt and Lyndon B. The school teacher is in the same position. It is not that we should not wish to do it, it is that no matter how hard we wish we cannot do it.


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At the same time, Socrates emphasized the importance of individualismimpressing upon his students the duty of man to form his own opinions through reason rather than indoctrination.

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This is not an easy question. Your imagination cannot conceive it unless you have studied widely enough, and read widely enough, to understand your fellow men. Nothing could be further from the truth. In a sense, economic gain is presented as equivalent to justice.

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