[lbo-talk] Speaking of University Bashing...

Andy andy274 at gmail.com
Fri Dec 9 11:09:06 PST 2011

On Fri, Dec 9, 2011 at 1:48 PM, <123hop at comcast.net> wrote:

> But I would add that the study of Latin is absolutely crucial to the understanding of western mental habits and sciences because these were shaped by the study of Latin as an ideal or perfect language.

But that's the crux of the argument for schools, isn't it? Some basis of knowledge you're expected be familiar with in order to build on it or, if you care, undermine it.

-- Andy

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