ERIC Number: EJ476385
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
The Sacred Way of Liberal Arts.
McWilliams, Spencer A.
Journal of General Education, v42 n4 p255-69 1993
Proposes an alternative way of viewing general education, suggesting that the purpose of education can be viewed in spiritual or religious terms. Applies an ecclesiastic metaphor to portray an education that emphasizes an awareness of assumptions and the process of knowledge acquisition. Discusses teaching practices that facilitate the pursuit of transcendent wisdom. (MAB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A