The Idea of a Christian College
Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, 1987 - 106 pages
This revised edition of a classic text provides a concise case for the role of the Christian college and its distinctive mission and contribution. Holmes has extensively revised several chapters and included two new chapters: Liberal Arts as Career Preparation and The Marks of an Educated Person.
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Review: The Idea of a Christian CollegeUser Review - Stephen Case - Goodreads
I'm still not convinced there is such a thing as “Christian scholarship.” A weak version of the definition of such a thing might be that it is simply the recognition that all scholars carry ... Read full review
Review: The Idea of a Christian CollegeUser Review - Amy - Goodreads
A really helpful book for understanding the purpose of the Christian liberal arts education. Not a super-enjoyable read, though. A little dry. I took issue with a few of his claims, which came across as too absolute or elitist... Or maybe just western-centric. Read full review
WHY A CHRISTIAN COLLEGE?
THE LIBERAL ARTS WHAT AND WHY?
LIBERAL ARTS AS CAREER PREPARATION
INTEGRATING FAITH AND LEARNING
COLLEGE AS COMMUNITY
EXPERIENCE IS NOT ENOUGH
THE MARKS OF AN EDUCATED PERSON
SUGGESTIONS FOR FURTHER READING