Is higher education an art or a science? In a recent opinion piece at the New York Times, respected scholar Stanley Fish observes the ways in which the latter position is ascending in American society, especially with the advent of online education—with potentially troubling consequences that even its advocates admit.
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Geoffrey Reiter is Assistant Professor of English at the Baptist College of Florida. He holds a B.A. in English from Nyack College and a Ph.D. in English from Baylor University, along with an M.A. in Church History from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.