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General Education: An Analysis

by T. R. McConnell - 1952

The adjective "general" has all but displaced the older "liberal" in educational discussion. Nevertheless, many members of liberal-arts faculties still object to the coinage of "general education." If the term means anything at all, they insist, it is embodied in the concept of liberal education, and the new expression is, therefore, entirely unnecessary.

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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 51, No. 1.

Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 53 Number 9, 1952, p. 1-19
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 20083, Date Accessed: 11/12/2019 11:11:40 PM

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