This conversation with Dr. Gary Hartenburg looks at education from a bird’s eye view before zooming into talk about virtue, specifically the virtue of prudence, in education according to Aristotle, and ends with little bit of theology.
Dr. Gary Hartenburg is the Director of the Honors College and an Associate Professor of Philosophy at Houston Christian University. His primary research interests are in ancient philosophy, especially Plato and his student, Aristotle. He enjoys thinking about the history and philosophy of education and recently completed a book on Aristotle’s philosophy of education, Aristotle: Education for Virtue and Leisure.
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