Thinking person’s guide to what it means to be human

17 November 2017

Stephen McInerney, Executive Officer (academic), Ramsay Centre for Western Civilisation:

Too great a focus on efficient outcomes in universities misses one of the sublime lessons of liberal education, that the most important things — the nature of the real, beauty, goodness, love, honour, justice, family, friendship, the meaning of home and work — cannot finally be quantified by any scientific or statistical measurement. That which can be quantified, however important it may seem, is usually trivial by comparison.

For the full article please see the link to the Australian

 

 

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