TITLE

For Useless Learning

AUTHOR(S)
Leithart, Peter J.
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Nov2000, Issue 107, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the relevance of learning and uselessness of liberal arts. Wisdom in the study of the classics; Clumsiness of the learned in the practical world of political conflict; Virtue of humility inculcated by liberal education; Relation to instruments of worship and the pursuit of knowing God.
ACCESSION #
3728277

 

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