Philosophy and Modern Liberal Arts Education

Philosophy and Modern Liberal Arts Education : Freedom is to Learn

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This book argues for a modern version of liberal arts education, exploring first principles within the divine comedy of educational logic. By reforming the three philosophies of metaphysics, nature and ethics upon which liberal arts education is based, Tubbs offers a profound transatlantic philosophical and educational challenge to the more

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  • Hardback | 204 pages
  • 147.32 x 213.36 x 20.32mm | 385.55g
  • Palgrave MacMillan
  • Basingstoke, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2015 ed.
  • biography
  • 1137358912
  • 9781137358912

About Nigel Tubbs

Nigel Tubbs is Programme Leader of the Modern Liberal Arts programme at the University of Winchester, UK. His most recent publications are Education in Hegel and History of Western more

Table of contents

Introduction 1. Antiquity: Finding Virtue in Necessity 2. The Seven Liberal Arts: Varro's Secret Path 3. Renaissance Humanism 4. Bildung and the New Age 5. Metaphysical Education 6. Natural Education 7. Social Education 8. Divine Comedy of Barbarian Virtue 9. The Work of Educationshow more