Digitalization: The Death of the Humanities?

By |2019-06-06T11:28:16-05:00June 25th, 2016|Categories: Education, Featured, Humanities, Liberal Learning, Literature, St. Augustine, Technology|

When Max Weber suggested in 1917 that the world had been disenchanted, he meant that modernity was best understood by the expansion of “technical means” that controlled “all things through calculation.”[1] The real power of these technical means lay not in the techniques and technologies themselves but in the disposition of those who used them, in [...]