Fall 2013 – What is an Educated Person?

What is an Educated Person?

Participants:  Dr. Harrison Kleiner (faculty), Dr. Susan Shapiro (faculty), Mikel Beorchia, Jordan Daines, Linda Dominquez, Elena Fletcher, Abigail Fritz, Risha Price, Dr Matt Sanders, Heather Thomas, Matt Williams, Suzann Winn, Michael Woolly, David Youd,

Readings
Mason, Gilgamesh
Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics (selections)
Bloom, The Closing of the American Mind (selections)
Kronman, Education’s End
Newman, The Idea of a University (selections)
Nussbaum, Cultivating Humanity (selections)
Plato, Five Dialogues
Plato, The Republic (selections)
Shakespeare, The Tempest

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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