What are the ends of education? How do various conceptions of the human person influence our understanding of education? What does a liberal arts education look like in an educational system dominated by specialized fields of study and focused on credentials and skills? How do friendship and community relate to education? As I wrote recently...
Author: Margarita Mooney (Margarita Mooney)
How would you answer the basic question of philosophical anthropology: What does it mean to be human? How does that answer affect your life?
College students, like everyone else, want to be happy. Educators should help them ground this desire for happiness in acts of virtue.
Balancing career and family should not be framed as a women’s issue. All people—male or female, married or single—must draw boundaries between their work and their personal life, for their own good and the good of society.
Religious freedom is a universal human right. The plight of Haitian immigrants shows that religion can also be a vitally important means of integrating some of society’s most vulnerable members.