Fall 2012 – What is an Educated Person?

What is an Educated Person?

Readings
Josef Pieper – Leisure as the Basis for Culture
John Henry Newman – The Idea of a University
Simon Weil – “Reflecions on the Right Use of School Studies with a view to the Love of God”
C.S. Lewis – The Abolition of Man
Allen Bloom – The Closing of the American Mind
Martha Nussbaum – Cultivating Humanity
Alasdair MacIntyre – “The Fragmentation of the American University”
James Schall -Another Sort of Learning

The  group this term operated this term under the generous patronage of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the USU Honors Program.

 

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