What Does "Academic" Mean?: Two Essays on the Chances of the University Today

[Was heisst akademisch]
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Type: Thought
Nothing inappropriate.
Requires prior general knowledge of the subject.
Readers with knowledgeable about the subject matter.
Contains doctrinal errors of some importance.
Whilst not being explicitly against the faith, the general approach or its main points are ambiguous or opposed to the Church’s teachings.
Incompatible with Catholic doctrine.

"What Does "Academic" Mean?" contains two essays on the prospects of contemporary universities. Written over half a century ago, Pieper’s arguments are even more relevant today when many consider universities to be little more than glorified professional schools and any discipline that does not have a direct practical application is looked upon with disdain.

R.A. (U.S.A., 2017)