Exploring the Big Questions
Words of wisdom, provocation, and inspiration.
Humanity must reply to this question, or be shaken to pieces by it.
In Plato’s Republic the allegory of the cave reveals that each of us has a unique capacity to learn.
The body is a great reason, a plurality with one sense, a war and a peace, a herd and a shepherd.
Might it be said that the two most important things that education has to do contradict each other.
Higher education has now joined the growing list of subjects about which it is increasingly difficult to have an informed public argument.
When medievals first spoke of university they were referring not so much to institutions as to people.