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Ivy League educators have something to learn from Tom Brown, Jr.’s pedagogy. As Oberlin Environmental Studies professor David Orr says, a college education often prepares students to enter a “lifestyle by which one takes more than one gives back” and does not prepare people “for lives and livelihoods suited to a planet with a biosphere that operates by the laws of ecology and thermodynamics.”
Posted by: David Slawson
12/07/2008 01:04 PM