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Freedom of Thought in the US: On the Origin of Humanist Education in the United States

by | February 13, 2018

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen The American educational system developed from European education, where humanism affected the establishment of schools (Koopman, 1987). Under the affluence, social and political organization, and increased communication of Western Europe, enlightened education revived interest in the Humanist classics of Greco-Roman cultures, where humanism had been taken for granted. The revival profoundly impacted… Read more »