In her book On Revolution (1965) Hannah Arendt makes a distinction between liberation and freedom which I want to relate to the function of liberal education in contemporary American society. The dilemma implied by that relation was developed by my students in a recent class discussion; it is on their behalf that I present it here.
"The Social Question in Liberal Education,"
Perspectives (1969-1979): Vol. 5
, Article 5.
Available at: https://scholarworks.wmich.edu/perspectives/vol5/iss1/5