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An additional damning critique seems nineteen years later in John Stuart Mill’s Autobiography (1873): Chapter 5, A Crisis in My Mental History.” Influenced by his father’s utilitarian philosophy of education and adopting Jeremy Bentham’s utilitarian approach to improving the world, Mill finds himself expanding increasingly despondent, even suicidal, for he is empty of desire and hope, unaffected by pleasure or passion.
As I went more than the not-accomplished components of my to do” list from 2008, I located that I had in no way gotten about to a post about an outstanding book on for-profit higher education written by two of my USC colleagues, Bill Tierney and Gib Hentschke So although it is a year late – I want to comment on what is now not -so-new, but nonetheless excellent New Players, Different Game: Understanding the Rise of For-Profit Colleges and Universities, by William G. Tierney and Guilbert C. Hentschke.
But mainly, he makes a plea for the great intangibles of a college education: 1) It helps you to detect when one more man is talking rot,” as the Oxford philosopher John Alexander Smith stated and two) It tends to make the inside of your head an interesting spot to devote the rest of your life,” as Judith Shapiro, the former president of Barnard, mentioned.
Subjects contain: the implementation of a university 2. model, making use of new Internet-primarily based technologies in methods of teaching gender studies, making use of Facebook in teaching, use of social media by kids and teenagers, understanding with and by means of social networks in larger education, cyberbullying, and media and communication investigation facing social media.