General Education in Extremis How Can It Be Restored to Health?

Wishy, Bernard
May 1963
Journal of Higher Education;May1963, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p270
Academic Journal
The article examines some of the principal problems in connection with general education programs in the United States in 1963. The problematic aspects of general education include administrative impediments to the effective functioning of current general education programs, objections to the courses on intellectual grounds and conflicts in the definition of general education. The author also presents several recommendations and guidelines on how to improve the state of general education in the future.


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