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Toward the liberally educated executive.

Robert A. Goldwin

Toward the liberally educated executive.

by Robert A. Goldwin

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Published by Fund for Adult Education in White Plains, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Executives.,
  • Education -- Aims and objectives.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    StatementRobert A. Goldwin, editor, and Charles A. Nelson, consultant.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 111 p.
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20293381M
    LC Control Number57059025

    Liberal education is an education suitable for the cultivation of a free human being.. Quotes []. Discipline, so far as it exists, is not of the humanistic or the religious type, but of the kind that one gets in training for a vocation or a specialty.   THE MEANING OF A LIBERAL EDUCATION. We are either trying to make liberally-educated persons out of them, or we are trying to make skillful servants of society along mechanical lines, or else we do not know what we are trying to do. there ought to be combined with technical education just as much of the liberal education and of the book.

    How to Read a Book: The Art of Getting a Liberal Education By Mortimer J. Adler Simon and Schuster, Read preview Overview The Meaning of a Liberal . The Bible? Luke 12 15 Then he said to them, "Watch out! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; a man's life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions." Luke 14 12 Then he turned to his host. “When you put on a luncheon or a ba.

      A masterful work by Pulitzer Prizewinning author David Herbert Donald, Lincoln is a stunning portrait of Abraham Lincolns life and presidency. Donald brilliantly depicts Lincolns gradual ascent from humble beginnings in rural Kentucky to the ever-expanding political circles in Illinois, and finally to the presidency of a country divided by civil war/5(). A Liberal Arts Perspective on Engaged Executive Education The more that executive team members thought about this problem, the more they realized that their answer might not come from traditional human resources or strategy consultants, or even an executive education program from one of the country’s top business schools.


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