TITLE

General Education and the Problems of Life

AUTHOR(S)
Potthoff, Edward F.
PUB. DATE
October 1946
SOURCE
Journal of Higher Education;Oct1946, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p369
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines how general education can prepare students in dealing with the problems of life. The method of instruction in general education must develop the student's ability to face life's problems. Knowledge of facts, skills in thinking, purpose, interest, understanding of principles, appreciation, attitude and ideal are some of the abilities that students must learn. Modern life presents situations that are intellectually challenging or perplexing to the educated person. Facts, principles and skills of thinking are indispensable in addressing problematic situations.
ACCESSION #
21265170

 

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