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Not for Profit

Why Democracy Needs the Humanities

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"Philosopher Martha Nussbaum makes a passionate case for the importance of the liberal arts at all levels of education. Nussbaum argues that we must resist efforts to reduce education to a tool of the gross national product. Rather, we must work to reconnect education to the humanities in order to give students the capacity to be true democratic citizens of their countries and the world"--Jacket.
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2010.
ISBN: 9780691140643
0691140642
Branch Call Number: 370.115 NUS
Characteristics: xv, 158 p. ;,21 cm.

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ser_library Apr 15, 2017

for the intelligent general reader; i enjoyed learning about educational theorists and philosophers from the past

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