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The house of intellect.

Author: Jacques Barzun
Publisher: New York, Harper & Row [1961]
Series: Harper torchbooks, TB 1051. The academy library
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Barzun
OCLC Number: 1076975
Description: 271 pages 21 cm.
Contents: The three enemies of intellect --
The public enemies of intellect --
Conversation, manners, and the home --
Education without instruction --
Instruction without authority --
The case against intellect --
The folklore of philanthropy --
Philanlanthropic businessmen and bureaucrats --
The language of learning and of pedantry --
The summing up.
Series Title: Harper torchbooks, TB 1051. The academy library

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