Monthly Archives: September 2008

Plato and Music

In my Plato Republic course, one topic of discussion was the music that Plato selected for the guardian/warriors.  In particular, there was some debate as to whether the modes he chose were appropriate. Briefly, Plato was convinced that listening to music in various … Continue reading

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Sad state of higher education

Here is an article that bemoans the sad state of higher education. An education in the liberal arts is hard to find these days. One can get such an education here at USU, but you have to be self-motivated, the … Continue reading

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