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New venture in the liberal arts

St. Mary"s College (Saint Marys College, Calif.)

New venture in the liberal arts

two-year report

by St. Mary"s College (Saint Marys College, Calif.)

  • 215 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published in St. Mary"s College, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Higher -- Curricula.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSt. Mary"s College Curriculum Study, 1955-1957.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLD4821 .S28g 1957
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46 p.
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6255616M
    LC Control Number58025442
    OCLC/WorldCa17701378

      The Suicide of the Liberal Arts Indoctrinating students isn’t the same as teaching them. Homer and Shakespeare have much to tell us about how to think and how to live.   Liberal Arts in Philadelphia. a record label and a publishing venture. One of its members, Adam Wallacavage, known for photographs of . Dr. Lawson is a cultural historian whose work focuses on the history of performing arts as well as new ventures in the history of medicine (supported by an NEH grant). He is the author of Jim Crow's Counterculture: The Blues & Black Southerners, (LSU Press, ), which won the Gulf South Historical Association's Thomason Prize for.


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