An unorthodox journal studying the virtues & vices of the American higher education establishment.

Spring 2020

The special feature of this issue seeks to bring wisdom to "Immaturity." Essays by Joseph Epstein, Mitchell Langbert, Graig Klafter, John Berteaux, Jane Clark Scharl, Elizabeth Corey, David Rozado, Mark Bauerlein, and others.

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March 23, 2020

Immaturity on Campus

Joseph Epstein

With students now in control of campus and classroom, Epstein wonders if it is all the result of raising children in the therapeutic ethos. Epstein himself was raised in a different ethos, a world in...

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March 23, 2020

Maturity, Immaturity, and Indoctrination at Sarah Lawrence College

Mitchell Langbert

Mitchell Langbert examines the extraordinary demands of Sarah Lawrence’s student-led protest movement calling itself the Diaspora Coalition.

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March 23, 2020

Undergraduate Education and the Maturation of Students

Craig Evan Klafter

The purpose of liberal arts education was once conceived as the social and intellectual maturation of students. But with the importation of “Humboldtian” distribution requirements in the n...

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September 3, 2019


Books, Articles, and Items of Academic Interest

Peter discusses twenty-one new books for your attention, and has a few you should avoid. ...

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