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ENVS 1200: Taking Action, Assignment 1 Fall Semester 2017 In preparation for collective work in the tutorial, please review and answer in writing and in your own words the following questions on the readings on the neoliberal university and a liberal arts education. Be attentive in lectures and seminars when the articles are discussed. Use the course readings, especially Tannock. Cite them and compile a reference list. In order to be successful, you need to show an understanding of Tannock’s position and how it differs from the other readings. PLEASE NOTE THE LIMITS SET ON YOUR ANSWERS. This is to encourage you to be concise and precise in your answers. 1. Drawing on Stirrett and Levinson, define a liberal arts education? (1 sentence) 2. According to Stirrett and Levinson, what are four strengths of a liberal arts education? (4 point sentences) 3. According to Stirrett and Levinson, what are four weaknesses of a liberal arts education? (4 point sentences) 4. Tannock explores whether a higher education promotes increased equality and serves the public good. In particular,
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