Fading liberal arts leave a dangerous vacuum

Morris, John S.
February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/11/99, Vol. 91 Issue 53, p9
Opinion. Suggests that the absence of liberal-arts institutions creates a vacuum that crushes an individual's ability to function as a member of a community. How many institutions are doing away with traditional liberal arts courses in favor of job-oriented courses; The opinion that the moves are part of a process of avoiding the intellectual pursuit by looking for the outcome of a course of study rather than the course of study itself.


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