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Pat Wall, Professor, The Institute for Thinking
Date submitted: 2/16/99

In response to the three questions posed for this discussion:

1. Yes. Academic teaching is about instruction; about teaching what to think, not how to think.

2. Yes. Aesthetic experience is only valuable if it is subordinated to nothing. Ethics and politics are matters of fashion; in themselves of no enduring value.

3. Yes.The well fed do not hunt.

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