Posts tagged 'Education':
How our politicians have offered to help with the problem of the humanities — the drag on the economy that results when able-bodied and bright-minded young people study things like philosophy, history, religion, and literature. ‘Literature? Philosophy? What are you going to do with that?!’
The question may now be solemnly asked whether it would not be better to forget about most of our existing colleges and universities and plan new institutions that would undertake the overwhelmingly important task that the colleges and universities have given up.