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The idea of the university

a reexamination

by Jaroslav Jan Pelikan

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Newman, John Henry, 1801-1890,
  • Education, Higher,
  • Universities and colleges

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJaroslav Pelikan.
    ContributionsNewman, John Henry, 1801-1890.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2321 .P383 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 238 p. ;
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1702036M
    ISBN 100300057253
    LC Control Number92002928

    Title: The Idea of a University Defined and Illustrated: In Nine Discourses Delivered to the Catholics of Dublin Author: John Henry Newman Release Date: February 5, [Ebook #] Language: English Character set encoding: UTF-8 ***START OF THE PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK THE IDEA OF A UNIVERSITY DEFINED AND ILLUSTRATED: IN NINE DISCOURSES DELIVERED TO THE . There is nothing far-fetched or unreasonable in the idea thus presented to us; and if this be a University, then a University does but contemplate a necessity of our nature, and is but one specimen in a particular medium, out of many which might be adduced in others, of a provision for that.

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      The complex idea of species has evolved over time, yet its meaning is far from resolved. This comprehensive work takes a fresh look at an idea central to the field of biology by tracing its history from antiquity to today. John S. Wilkins explores the essentialist view, a staple of logic from Plato and Aristotle through the Middle Ages to fairly recent times, and considers the idea of species. Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of The Idea of the University (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, The Idea of the University. The Idea of the University. By Karl Jaspers, Karl W. Deutsch, H. A. T. Reiche, H. F. Vanderschmidt.


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The Idea of a University book. Read 36 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The issues that John Henry Newman raised—the place of reli /5. I disliked the fact that this may be only the introcuction to the real book, "The Idea of a University". I read the entire book many years ago.

It is a compendium of Scholastic philosophy with each branch of knowledge described in detail. I'm returning the book, and asking that it Cited by: Pelikan’s title derives from John Henry Newman’s THE IDEA OF A UNIVERSITY. Like Newman’s work, his book is based on a series of lectures.

Newman’s were presented in the ’s to. "Jaroslav Pelikan himself embodies, in many ways, the idea of the university. The powers of the liberally educated mind that Newman praised—judgement, clearsightedness, sagacity, philosophical reach, and intellectual self-possession—all shine forth from this book.

"The Idea of a University [is an] eloquent defense of The idea of the university book liberal education which is perhaps the most timeless of all [Newman’s] books and certainly the one most intellectually accessible to readers of every religious faith and of noneAuthor: John Henry Cardinal Newman, Martin J.

Svaglic. This edition of The idea of a University includes the full text of the original publication and four selections from the subsequently added "University Subjects" together with five essays by leading scholars that explore the background and the present-day relevance of Newman's themes.

Jaroslav Pelikan provides a unique perspective on the university today by reexamining it in light of John Henry Cardinal Newman's year-old classic The Idea of a University and showing how Cardinal Newman's ideas both illuminate and differ from current problems facing higher by: the idea of a university.

defined and illustrated. in nine discourses delivered to the catholics of dublin. in occasional lectures and essays addressed to the members of the catholic university. john henry cardinal newman. new impression. longmans, green, and co.

39 paternoster row, london. Description "The Idea of a University [is an] eloquent defense of a liberal education which is perhaps the most timeless of all [Newman’s] books and certainly the one most intellectually accessible to readers of every religious faith and of none [O]nly one who has read The Idea of a University in its entirety, especially the nine discourses, can hope to understand why its reputation.

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Since its publication almost years ago, The Idea of a University has had an extraordinary influence on the shaping and goals of higher education. The issues that John Henry Newman raised—the place of religion and moral values in the university setting, the competing claims of liberal and professional education, the character of the academic community, the cultural role of.

Consider a book that Collini mentions but does not engage deeply: F. Leavis’s Education and the University: a Sketch for an “English School” from To be sure, Leavis was a. "The aim of the University is a true enlargement of mind the power of viewing many things at once."Though a century and a half has passed since John Henry Newman delivered the lectures which provide the basis for The Idea of a University, the prescription he served up is more relevant today than during the Victorian wrote and delivered these addresses upon becoming the first 5/5(1).

Its fame. The idea of a university: defined and illustrated is endlessly cited, typically by those who take a high view of a university education and see Newman as the most inspiring advocate of a liberal education.

The ten public lectures that Newman composed in are rightly considered masterpieces, for they have inspired debate on the nature and purpose of a university education like no. IDEA is open to all students and will grow to schools in % COLLEGE ACCEPTANCE. For 13 years in a row, % of our seniors have been accepted to colleges and universities nationwide.

53, STUDENTS. ByIDEA will educate more thanstudents across the country. Find An idea Campus Near You. Get this from a library. The idea of a university. [John Henry Newman] -- Table of Contents: I.

University teaching. Introductory -- Theology a branch of knowledge -- Bearing of theology on other knowledge -- Bearing of other knowledge on theology -- Knowledge its own end. Along with its companion The University Unthought: Notes for a Future, this brave new intervention makes a compelling foray into the political future(s) of the university.

It will be of interest to academics, educators and students of the social sciences and humanities, especially education. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Idea of a University Defined and Illustrated by John Henry Newman - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg.

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The Idea of the Book in the Middle Ages by Jesse Gellrich | Paperback | Cornell University Press. The Idea of the Digital University book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. There has been growing talk about the “crisis” in highe /5(6).‘The idea of a university’ is considered one of the most important books about higher education ever written.

The author first discusses Newman’s life and then outlines the ideas in the : Michael Lanford.When John Henry Newman delivered these lectures years ago, it was the heart of the Victorian era. Times have changed, and Cardinal Newman's insights on the purposes and advantages of a university education are needed even more today.

First spoken when Newman assumed the position of first rector of the newly founded Catholic University The Idea of a University.