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What Good Is College (or High School, or ANY School)?

Posted on 07/31/09 in Philosophy, 3 Comments

I’m standing in front of thirty college freshman.  My job for the day is to make a 2,300 year old book seem slightly interesting and relevant. We’re studying Aristotle’s Ethics, you see, and I think it’s one of the greatest books ever written.  But I can’t assume my students do. Most people don’t. Most people [...]

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