The liberal arts tradition : a documentary history
- Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, c2010.
- Physical description
- viii, 511 p. ; 28 cm.
LC1011 .L457 2010
- Unknown LC1011 .L457 2010
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Introduction. The disputed origins
- Section I. Debates in antiquity
- Section II. Late antiquity and middle ages : Christian appropriation, codification, and female imagery
- Section III. In the modernus university, 1100s-1500
- Section IV. The humanist and collegiate traditions, 1350-1600
- Section V. Humanist, scholastic, and sectarian strains in the colonial college
- Section VI. Intellectual and social challenges to the college, 1790s-1850s
- Section VII. Struggle between the university and the college, 1860s-1900s
- Section VIII. Experimentation and search for coherence, 1910s-1930s
- Section IX. The "Emerging Curricular Blueprint" of the mid-twentieth century
- Section X. Approaching the past in the new millennium.
- Publication date
- [collected and edited by] Bruce A. Kimball.
- "Published in cooperation with the Association for Core Texts and Courses."