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Oh, the Humanities!

book cover image In Defense of a Liberal Education

Is this going to be on the exam? Some have argued a skills-based education is enough. However, Fareed Zakaria, the CNN host and author explains why this widely held view is shortsighted.

Zakaria expounds on the virtues of a liberal arts education - learning how to write clearly, to express yourself convincingly, and to think analytically.  

For more on the Humanities in education.
For the CBC on Fareed Zakaria's new book.