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The house of intellect.

Author: Jacques Barzun
Publisher: New York, Harper [1959]
Edition/Format:   Book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Barzun, Jacques, 1907-
House of intellect.
New York, Harper [1959]
(OCoLC)587399095
Online version:
Barzun, Jacques, 1907-
House of intellect.
New York, Harper [1959]
(OCoLC)631250090
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Barzun
OCLC Number: 368377
Description: 276 pages 22 cm
Contents: The three enemies of intellect --
The public mind and its caterers --
Conversation, manners, and the home --
Education without instruction --
Instruction without authority --
The case against intellect --
The folklore of philanthropy --
Philanthropic businessmen and bureaucrats --
The language of learning and of pedantry --
The summing up.

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