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Idea of a University

John Henry Newman

Idea of a University

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Published by Christian Classics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Higher,
  • Education / Teaching

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages528
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11063517M
    ISBN 100870610236
    ISBN 109780870610233
    OCLC/WorldCa220971914


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The Idea of a University book. Read 36 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The issues that John Henry Newman raised—the place of reli /5. I disliked the fact that this may be only the introcuction to the real book, "The Idea of a University".

I read the entire book many years ago. It is a compendium of Scholastic philosophy with each branch of knowledge described in detail. I'm returning the book, and asking that it Cited by: "The aim of the University is a true enlargement of mind the power of viewing many things at once." Though a century and a half has passed since John Henry Newman delivered the lectures which provide the basis for The Idea of a University, the prescription he served up is more relevant today than during the Victorian era.

Newman wrote and delivered these addresses upon becoming the first /5(34). Pelikan’s title derives from John Henry Newman’s THE IDEA OF A UNIVERSITY. Like Newman’s work, his book is based on a series of lectures. Newman’s were presented in the ’s to.

"Jaroslav Pelikan himself embodies, in many ways, the idea of the university. The powers of the liberally educated mind that Newman praised—judgement, clearsightedness, sagacity, philosophical reach, and intellectual self-possession—all shine forth from this book. This edition of The idea of a University includes the full text of the original publication and four selections from the subsequently added "University Subjects" together with five essays by leading scholars that explore the background and the present-day relevance of Newman's themes.

"The Idea of a University [is an] eloquent defense of a liberal education which is perhaps the most timeless of all [Newman’s] books and certainly the one most intellectually accessible to readers of every religious faith and of noneAuthor: John Henry Cardinal Newman, Martin J.

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john henry cardinal newman. new impression. longmans, green, and co. 39 paternoster row, london. 72 rows    The idea of a university by John Henry Newman; 71 editions; First published. Buy a cheap copy of The Idea of a University: Defined and book by John Henry Newman. The Idea of a University is an eloquent defense of a liberal education which is perhaps the most timeless of all [Newman's] books and certainly the one most Free shipping over $Cited by: Description "The Idea of a University [is an] eloquent defense of a liberal education which is perhaps the most timeless of all [Newman’s] books and certainly the one most intellectually accessible to readers of every religious faith and of none [O]nly one who has read The Idea of a University in its entirety, especially the nine discourses, can hope to understand why its reputation.

Since its publication almost years ago, The Idea of a University has had an extraordinary influence on the shaping and goals of higher education. The issues that John Henry Newman raised—the place of religion and moral values in the university setting, the competing claims of liberal and professional education, the character of the academic community, the cultural role of.

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The author first discusses Newman’s life and then outlines the ideas in the : Michael Lanford. The view taken of a University in these Discourses is the following:—That it is a place of teaching universal knowledge. This implies that its object is, on the one hand, intellectual, not moral; and, on the other, that it is the diffusion and extension of knowledge rather than the advancement.

When John Henry Newman delivered these lectures years ago, it was the heart of the Victorian era. Times have changed, and Cardinal Newman's insights on the purposes and advantages of a university education are needed even more today.

First spoken when Newman assumed the position of first rector of the newly founded Catholic University The Idea of a University. There is nothing far-fetched or unreasonable in the idea thus presented to us; and if this be a University, then a University does but contemplate a necessity of our nature, and is but one specimen in a particular medium, out of many which might be adduced in others, of a provision for that.

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The Idea of a University is to be determined without recourse to the authority of the Church, or any authority at all. "Observe then, Gentlemen, I have no intention, in any thing I shall say, of bringing into the argument the authority of the Church, or any authority at all; but I shall consider the question simply on the grounds of human.

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