jacques barzun

Barzun

[bahr-zuhn]
noun
Jacques (Martin) 1907–2012, U.S. historian, educator, and writer, born in France.
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jacques barzun

French-born American teacher, historian, and author who influenced higher education in the United States by his insistence that undergraduates avoid early specialization and instead be given broad instruction in the humanities.

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