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Observations upon Liberal Education, in All Its Branches (Natural Law and Enlightenment Classics)

by George Turnbull

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Published by Liberty Fund .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of education,
  • Western philosophy, c 1600 to c 1800,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Contributions in education,
  • Turnbull, George,,
  • Education,
  • Philosophy,
  • Education, Humanistic,
  • Aims & Objectives,
  • Turnbull, George,
  • General,
  • 1698-1748,
  • Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTerrence O. Moore (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages445
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8327710M
    ISBN 10086597411X
    ISBN 109780865974111

      The primary purpose of a liberal education, then, is the cultivation of the person’s own intellect and imagination, for the person’s own sake. It ought not to be forgotten, in this mass-age when the state aspires to be all-in-all, that genuine education is .   There are many reasons for this, some good, some bad. 1. A Good Reason: Freeloading. If you were independently wealthy or supported yourself with an ordinary job and studied this stuff, nobody would care. When liberal arts students (and worse, aca.

    books you can read on an airplane trip. On the other hand, when I read a book I care about, I want to make comments in the margins, I want to underline things. I want to make notes on the flyleaf. Otherwise I don't even know what to go back to. You can't do that the same way with an electronic book. Words just pass into your eyes. A liberal education makes you a good citizen. The word liberal comes from the Latin liber, which means “free.” At its essence, a liberal education is an education to free the mind from dogma, from controls, from constraints. It is an exercise in freedom. That is why America’s founding fathers believed so passionately in its importance.

      These were published and appeared as ‘A Liberal Education for All,’ copies being sent to all Directors of Education in the country. (The Story of Charlotte Mason, p. ) The two papers read before the Vacation Educational Course at the Training College in Bingley in August, were published together in the September, issue of The.   And Stross believes a liberal arts education is the best preparation for college students -- including those who aspire to work in business and other areas seemingly far from the liberal arts. He makes the case in A Practical Education: Why Liberal Arts Majors Make Great Employees (Stanford University Press). In the book, Stross particularly.


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By George Turnbull. [George Turnbull]. Liberalism is a political and moral philosophy based on liberty, consent of the governed and equality before the law. Liberals espouse a wide array of views depending on their understanding of these principles, but they generally support free markets, free trade, limited government, individual rights (including civil rights and human rights), capitalism, democracy, secularism, gender equality.

A liberating education. but that not everything of value can be measured. The liberating curriculum is a program for citizenship. It is liberal in its form of inquiry; it honors not revealed truth but intellectual growth.

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Brougham, with Birkbeck, one of the four original trustees of the new institution, greatly strengthened the educational policy of the group to which he and his friend belonged, by the publication, inof Practical Observations upon the education of the people addressed to the working class and their employers, a pamphlet which gained as much attention as had been accorded to his Letter to.

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