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Article: From Ugly Duckling to Swan: Education as Spiritual Transformation in the Thought of Edith Stein

An excerpt from an article by Ann W. Astell appearing in the latest issue of Spiritus (Spring 2013) based on her 2012 SSCS Presidential Address: On August 17, 1931, Edith Stein wrote to her former student Anneliese Lichtenberger: “Among the books … Continue reading

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Paper: Contemplative Higher Education: Diverse Epistemological Foundations East and West

Abstract of a paper delivered by Margaret Benefiel, Ph.D., at a meeting of the Association for Contemplative Mind in Higher Education, September 2012, Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts “Objectivism,” the deeply flawed ruling paradigm in academic teaching, learning, and research, has … Continue reading

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