ERIC Number: EJ212701
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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Toward a Better Definition of Liberal Education: Seven Perspectives.
Brown, Fred D.
Liberal Education, v65 n3 p383-91 Fall 1979
The liberal arts are described as the ideological framework for colleges of arts and science on which hangs the curriculum. A definition of liberal arts is proposed that views the liberal arts as a perspective consisting of seven elements: holism, humanism, history, analysis-belief, creativity, recreation, and values. (MLW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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