The Closing of the American Mind Questions and Answers

The Closing of the American Mind

Allen Bloom's masterful work that exposes "how higher education has failed democracy and impoverished the souls of today's students" points to the indoctrination that has occurred on college...

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The Closing of the American Mind

For Bloom, the failure of modern higher education mirrors the failure of modern society in striving to elevate the discourse of the soul. It is here where the mindlessness of television receives...

Latest answer posted December 23, 2012, 1:33 pm (UTC)

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