The Crisis of Western Education (The Works of Christopher Dawson)

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CUA Press, 2010 - Education - 168 pages
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The Crisis of Western Education, originally published in 1961, served as a capstone of Christopher Dawson's thought on the Western educational system.

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User Review  - Bonnie - Goodreads

Prophetic and enlightening. A must read for anyone in the educational field. Read full review

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User Review  - Steven Hunter Hunter - Goodreads

This is a must read. Dawson gives a great study of the history of education, and then in the midst of secular education he argues for a study of Christian culture. Keep in mind, this was originally ... Read full review


Part II The Situation of Christian Education in the Modern World
Part III Western Man and the Technological Order
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Olsen is professor of medieval history at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City. He is widely published in ancient and medieval intellectual and ecclesiastical history, as well as in modern philosophy, theology, and political thought.

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