ERIC Number: EJ389370
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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The Humanities: From Broad Debate to Pragmatic Perspective.
Shugart, Sanford C.; Daniel, David E.
Community, Technical, and Junior College Journal, v59 n5 p26-29 Apr-May 1989
Reviews the "decaying civilization,""utility of the humanities," and "excessive vocationalism" arguments typically advanced for renewing emphasis on the humanities. Identifies challenges facing community college humanities faculty: involving students and faculty in curriculum design, developing more focused definitions of humanities, and taking responsibility for integrating humanities and other studies. (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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