Truth, beauty & goodness are ideals, not virtues

Psychology Crap

Several years ago I read Howard Gardner’s The Disciplined Mind; and I thought, “Truth, beauty and goodness are ideals, not virtues.  This is an incredibly ironic book title.”

Those thoughts returned when I read Gardner’s recent response to critics:

http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2011/09/21/04gardner_ep.h31.html?tkn=VQNF5hjTxvm0j2RhMQNzLtXPUG2ElOSgmJN2&cmp=ENL-EU-VIEWS1

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