Across much of the arts and humanities, a sudden wave of reactionary backlash has swelled from the depths of hipsterdom.
“I have dissertation friends with kids who just wind up being stay-at-home moms,” says a humanities PhD student and mother of two.
“For humanities students, this is a way to learn classical physics without being bogged down by math,” Nyden says.
Back then, the nonsense was limited to some humanities departments and obscure peer-reviewed journals.
The doctors promise that the initiative will “disarm the boundaries between psychiatry, humanities, and hip-hop culture.”
A commanding brow, thoughtful eyes, and a mouth that seemed to respond to all humanities.
But the best school in the humanities for every man is in his own house.
A word, however, for the humanities before we speak of their abiding-place.
They have affected the mores of the class educated in the "humanities" since the Renaissance.
The ideal of the humanities was the truth to Nature which was found in the thought-painters of the ancient world.
1702; plural of humanity, which was used in English from late 15c. in a sense "class of studies concerned with human culture" (opposed variously at different times to divinity or sciences). Latin literae humaniores, they were those branches of literature (ancient classics, rhetoric, poetry) which tended to humanize or refine.
late 14c., "kindness, graciousness," from Old French humanité, umanité "human nature; humankind, life on earth; pity," from Latin humanitatem (nominative humanitas) "human nature; philanthropy, kindness; good breeding, refinement; the human race, mankind," from humanus (see human). Sense of "human nature, human form" is c.1400; that of "human race" first recorded mid-15c.