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James Stuart Mill's Liberal Education -Dr. Peter Berkowitz-

It is increasingly rare for colleges and universities to explain to students the purpose, structure, and content of liberal education, let alone provide one. John Stuart Mill's writings on liberty of thought and discussion, Socratic inquiry, and the aims and substance of liberal education provide an excellent introduction to the subject and illuminate the importance to liberal democracy in America of the reform of higher education. 

Earlier Event: October 1
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Later Event: October 7
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