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Education Philosophy

This Is What Schools Would Be Like In The Utopia

The Philosophers' Mail | Posted 07.28.2014 | World

It is almost universally agreed that education is hugely important. But we are not particularly sure what we want from it. Our large commitment to the...

A Chain of Memory

Susan Henking | Posted 03.13.2013 | College
Susan Henking

Here, then, is our question: is the idea that we can reach across generations to enable a conversation between those long dead and living thinkers fiction, too? Is it fantasy?

In Defense of the Generalist

Carter Phipps | Posted 06.26.2012 | Home
Carter Phipps

This is not a world built for generalists. Even within individual disciplines, the drumbeat of specialization takes precedence over broader systems of knowledge.