Schwab, Joseph J., "On Reviving Liberal Education--in the Seventies," pp. 37-48 in Sidney Hooks, Paul Kurtz and Miro Fodorovich, eds., The Philosophy of the Curriculum: The Need for General Education. Buffalo, NY: Prometheus Books, 1975.


Discusses the arts of access, of communication, of inquiry, of the practical, of the eclectic, of the practical per se (problemation, weighing alternative formulations of the problem, generating and choosing alternative solutions).

Broad Topical Focus

Curriculum Development, Organization, Design,Curriculum Decision-making Processes

Source Discipline


Mode of Inquiry in the Study

Philosophical Inquiry-Conceptual Analysis,Normative Inquiry

Type of Study

Single Study

Narrow Topic

Liberal Education/General Education, Curriculum Deliberation


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