Spring 2013 – What is an Educated Person?

What is an Educated Person?

Participants:  Dr. Harrison Kleiner (faculty), Dr. Susan Shapiro (faculty), Mack Billin, Luz Carrero, Jedd Cox, Abigail Fritz, Cameron Hunter, Kaylee Johnson, Samantha Mayfield, Madison Moss, Anne Starley, Christie Stassel, Alex Tarbet

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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