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You call this an education?

Today on Uncommon Knowledge, the decline of the humanitites.

Peter Robinson:  “You could get a degree in the humanities without studying literature or a degree in history without ever sitting through a survey class in American or European History.” This is an outrage.

Andrew Ferguson:  It is almost a total collapse of intellectual standards. And again, it is our fault.

 

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Peter Robinson — Peter M. Robinson is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution.

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