The fading of the educational ethos
Опубликовано на портале: 31-12-2010
Education is a milleniaold institution of reproduction of humans not only as rational
and skilled beings, but beings with formed spiritual foundations of their existence.
These foundations were always formed by the family, the church, and education. Alas,
the primary hope today is with education. All the more alarming is the fact that
the traditional ethos of this oldest of social institutions might disappear. What
comes under threat then is the very reproduction of the human as a rational and skilled
being. The article considers the current situation with this ethos in Russia.