TITLE

"Live" with TAE

AUTHOR(S)
Silber, John
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
American Enterprise;Sep2002, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews John Silber, president at Boston University. Career background; Significance of having a background in the study of philosophy when managing a university; Comments from Silber regarding Leo Strauss' view on liberal education; Future plans of Silber concerning the Boston University; Reason for the decision of Silber to be a member of the Democratic Party.
ACCESSION #
7236033

 

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