March 23, 2020
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...
September 3, 2019
In the final entry of our “Incapacity” feature, Stephen Hicks argues that supporters of liberal education must wrest control of our schools back from postmodernists who, in their rejection...
March 29, 2019
June 22, 2017
In the Summer 2017 Academic Questions (vol. 30, no. 2), John Agresto argues the usefulness and value of a liberal education in twenty-first century America.
June 24, 2013
It's time to remember that the liberal arts "are not simply of personal benefit or esoteric private enjoyment but are and have always been of inestimable value to society."
March 20, 2009
February 20, 2009
This article, a vivid autobiography chronicling Steiner's early years and road to Oxford, was published in the "Liberal Education and the Family" issue of Academic Questions (vol. 22, no.1...
September 12, 2008
NAS hails with appreciation the announcement of the National Endowment for the Humanities' new "Enduring Questions" program.
March 20, 2004
September 22, 2000