The Closing of the American Mind

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This critique about the intellectual and moral confusions of our age promotes the view that young people, lacking an understanding of the past and a vision of the future, live in an impoverished present. The author claims that universities no longer provide the knowledge of the great tradition of philosophy and literature that made students aware of the order of nature and of man's place within it and that higher education fails to arouse or to nurture the self-knowledge that has always been the basis for serious, humane ...

The Closing of the American Mind 2013, Blackstone Audiobooks

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The Closing of the American Mind 1988, Simon & Schuster, New York, NY

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The Closing of the American Mind 1988, Penguin Books Ltd, London

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Closing of the American Mind 1988, Turtleback Books

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