Bonfire of the humanities

Rotberg, Robert I.; Howell, Martha
April 2001
Christian Science Monitor;4/16/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 98, p9
Presents an opinion on how the United States National Endowment for the Humanities is in danger of losing funds for its programs and research.


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