Home Articles Reader Opinion Editorial Book Reviews Discussion Writers Guide About TCRecord
transparent 13


by Amanda Labarca - 1939

A discussion of liberal education must begin with an analysis of the meaning of the term. According to Aristotle, the aim of liberal education is learning which is identical with what he considered man's ultimate goal: the attainment of wisdom and reasoning. The process by which a liberal education was acquired was, according to his theories, the highest of man's faculties, and that which makes knowledge possible.

To view the full-text for this article you must be signed-in with the appropriate membership. Please review your options below:

Store a cookie on my computer that will allow me to skip this sign-in in the future.
Send me my password -- I can't remember it
Purchase this Article
Purchase Chile
Individual-Resource passes allow you to purchase access to resources one resource at a time. There are no recurring fees.
Become a Member
Online Access
With this membership you receive online access to all of TCRecord's content. The introductory rate of $25 is available for a limited time.
Print and Online Access
With this membership you receive the print journal and free online access to all of TCRecord's content.

Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 1 Number 1, 1939, p. 53-64
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 15042, Date Accessed: 7/10/2020 4:08:51 PM

Purchase Reprint Rights for this article or review
Article Tools
Related Articles
There are no related articles to display

Related Discussion
Post a Comment | Read All

About the Author
  • Amanda Labarca
    University of Chile, SAntiago
    Professor and Member of the Council
Member Center
In Print
This Month's Issue