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Newman and the idea of a Catholic university

Peter C. Erb

Newman and the idea of a Catholic university

by Peter C. Erb

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Published by Emory University. Aquinas Center of Theology in Atlanta, GA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Newman, John Henry, -- 1801-1890.,
  • Education, Higher -- Philosophy.,
  • Universities and colleges -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Peter C. Erb.
    SeriesAquinas Center of Theology. Occasional papers on the Catholic intellectual life -- no. 2, Occasional papers on the Catholic intellectual life -- no. 2..
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2321.N54 E72 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination22 p. ;
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16619741M

    interest in him grows out of the work I did on the history of Catholic higher education, for the name of Newman and his classic Idea of a University came up repeatedly in my research. That suggested a follow-up study of how that book had been received and what kind of influence it . John Henry Newman ( - ) was a theologian and poet; at first an Anglican, and later a Catholic priest and cardinal. He was an important and controversial figure in the religious history of England in the 19th century. The Idea of a University consists of Part One, “University Teaching”, and Part Two, “University Subjects”. Newman.

    Yesterday in Created and Called for Community we read an excerpt from John Henry Newman‘s “What is a University,” a chapter in his book The Idea of a University.. Newman wrote this book while serving as rector of Catholic University of Ireland. (today it is known as University College Dublin), a school that he helped found.. We started our conversation, as we always do, by sourcing. Pelikan’s title derives from John Henry Newman’s THE IDEA OF A UNIVERSITY. Like Newman’s work, his book is based on a series of lectures.

    In The Idea of a University, Blessed John Henry Newman champions a “discipline of mind” that enables its possessor to distinguish essence from accident, means from end, and good from evil. These habits are now all too rare. And that is part of our present poverty, for the person educated according to Newman’s prescription gains the “clear, calm, accurate vision” that is a necessary. St. John Henry Newman presents his vision for a Catholic university education in his book, The Idea of a University. Newman extols the value of all the disciplines, from literature to science to business, and argues that they must be deeply rooted in the liberal arts and ultimately brought together in .


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The idea of a university. defined and illustrated. in nine discourses delivered to the catholics of dublin.

in occasional lectures and essays addressed to the members of the catholic university. john henry cardinal newman. new impression. longmans, green, and co. 39 paternoster row, london. One of the best-known Catholic thinkers, John Henry Newman () was an Anglican priest for two decades, and was one of the founders and principals in the Oxford Movement, which sought to reinvigorate the Church of England.

Inhe left the Anglican Church to convert to Roman Catholicism. He was ordained a priest soon after, and was elevated to Cardinal in /5(35). Newman and the idea of a Catholic university. [Peter C Erb] John Henry Newman: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Peter C Erb.

Find more information about: OCLC Number: # Idea of a university (Newman, John Henry)\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema. The second book of The Idea of a University, which largely expands on the concepts and themes of the first book, is attributed to ten occasional writings that Newman completed for university Author: Michael Lanford.

The basic idea of John Henry Newman’s great work, The Idea of a University, is one of those brilliant arguments that take your breath away for its simplicity and power. A university, he says, as its name implies, is a place of universal learning.

Therefore, an institution that failed to teach about God, the central reality, the origin and end of everything else, whatever its other merits. Some Centenary Addresses on Newman's Idea of a University to the Newman Association's London Circle and the Union of Catholic Students, in H.

Parkinson (Honorary Editor) Published by Mr. Gerald Lee at the Catholic Records Press, Exeter (). Newman is the author of many important works, but none are as relevant to Christian higher education as his The Idea of a University. In several weeks, I will Author: Thomas Albert Howard.

Blessed John Henry Newman () founded the Catholic University of Ireland inand as its rector he wrote "The Idea of a University." His thoughts on university education are a perennial source for inspiration, and a challenge to universities and colleges, especially those that are Catholic.

I love the Idea of a University not for what Newman says about religion's place in university but what he says about university's ability to elevate the mind and create true gentlemen a Aside from the fact that it's not literature, it's also written by a Cardinal in the Catholic Church, which seems an odd choice by someone who long ago cast off /5.

A panel of Catholic University professors gathered at the end of the conference to discuss Newman’s idea of a university and how these ideas are present at The Catholic University of America. The panel included Garvey, Law; Jean De Groot, Philosophy; Aaron Dominguez, Physics; Michael Pakaluck, Philosophy; David Walsh, Political Theory.

A decade after writing The Idea of a University, Newman had an opportunity to witness a mighty effort of German Catholic university faculties, under the leadership of Ignaz von Döllinger, to assert their autonomy against the Magisterium.

Similar struggles arise whenever Catholic universities seek to absolutize their own freedom and their own. Rev. Ian Ker described Cardinal John Henry Newman's book The Idea of a University as "the one classic on university education" in an April 27 lecture titled "Newman's Idea of a University - Some Misunderstandings.".

However, Father Ker - one of the world's leading experts on Newman and a senior research fellow in theology at Oxford University - noted that Newman's work has been misinterpreted Phone: ()   In his recent book on Senior and the IHP, John Senior and the Restoration of Realism, Fr.

Francis Bethel, O.S.B., an alumnus, attributes the university’s actions to the relativism that reigned and still reigns as the unofficial philosophy of the modern university. One might suspect that the petty jealousies and turf battles of academic.

His classic, The Idea of a University, has been called "the most influential book ever written in the English language about universities" (George Fallis, ). This presentation focused on Newman's Idea of a University as involving learning communities aimed at the transformation of ourselves and the world.

Newman and the Idea of the University, Febru Septem By James Patterson Universities are fundamentally different from businesses and cannot be run in the same way, and few executives understand the contemplative and investigative purposes of a Catholic university.

Buy a cheap copy of The Idea of a University: Defined and book by John Henry Newman. The Idea of a University is an eloquent defense of a liberal education which is perhaps the most timeless of all [Newman's] books and certainly the one most Free shipping over $Cited by: InCardinal John Henry Newman began writing what remains the world’s most famous essay on higher education, The Idea of a same year, he opened the Catholic University in.

Newman suggests a university's 'soul' lies in the mark it leaves on students purpose that were published as The Idea of a University in the continuing relevance of the book.

Newman. This website takes its name from John Henry Newman’s classic text The Idea of a University, widely considered to be the most influential ever written on the university.

The website will be of interest to all those with a stake in the academy, whether university academics or administrators, parents or grandparents, current students or students-in-the-making. Inevitably the Idea of a university has been criticised, and it is useful to bear in mind these criticisms – and the responses to them.

By advocating an acquaintance with all disciplines and a deep study of a few or one, Newman has been accused of wanting the best of both worlds but of proposing a scheme that would foster neither.

In April, Father Ian Ker delivered a lecture at the Catholic University of America explaining Newman's great work on University education: Rev. Ian Ker described Cardinal John Henry Newman’s book The Idea of a University as “the one classic on university education” in an April 27 lecture titled “Newman’s Idea of a University — Some Misunderstandings.”.§ 1.

In its relation to Religious Literature. WHEN a "Catholic Literature in the English tongue" is spoken of as a desideratum, no reasonable person will mean by "Catholic works" much more than the "works of Catholics."The phrase does not mean a religious literature.

"Religious Literature" indeed would mean much more than "the Literature of religious men;" it means over and above this, that. InFather John Henry Newman, future Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church, entered the new Catholic University in Dublin as Rector - a post he held for four years.

By way of preparation inFather Newman authored and Brand: Publishing.