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Founders of "Liberal Education": The Case for Roman Orators against Socratic Philosophers


by Bruce A. Kimball 1983

The author argues that the graduate of the "artes liberales" (liberal arts) is the Roman orator, trained to defend persuasively the right and just, and not the person devoted to the Socratically-based introspective search for truth, as many contemporary academicians would maintain. (Source: ERIC)


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 85 Number 2, 1983, p. 225-249
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 863, Date Accessed: 12/16/2017 1:54:29 PM

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  • Bruce Kimball
    University of Houston
    BRUCE A. KIMBALL is an assistant professor in the honors program at the College of Education at the University of Houston.
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