TITLE

Thoughts for Graduation Day: What's Education Good For?

AUTHOR(S)
Berman, Ronald
PUB. DATE
June 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;6/7/75, Vol. 172 Issue 23, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the usefulness of education in life. Effect of education on human mind; Author John Milton's essay on education; Role of education in liberal arts; Argument that one of the best-documented themes of modern literature, aside from the creation of culture in the minds of barbarians, is the uselessness of being taught; Views of William Shakespeare regarding schooling.
ACCESSION #
10012808

 

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