Review of Luciano Boschiero (ed.), On the Purpose of a University Education


  • Michel Weber


University Education, History of Education, Democracy


This is a review of Luciano Boschiero ed. On the Purpose of a University Education, Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2012, ISBN: 978-1-921875-85-4 pb, 137 pp.

Author Biography

Michel Weber

Michel Weber obtained his Ph. D. in Philosophy from the Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium) where he is has been a research fellow. He is currently the director of the Centre de philosophie pratique, Brussels. His research program mainly consists of developing the activities of three networks: the "Chromatiques whiteheadiennes”, the "European William James Project” and the "Whitehead Psychology Nexus”. He is the author of eight monographs and (co-)editor of numerous scientific studies. He also edits the "Chromatiques whiteheadiennes” Series (Ontos Verlag), the Chromatikon Yearbook (Presses universitaires de Louvain) and co-edits the "Process Thought” Series (Ontos Verlag).




How to Cite

Weber, M. (2013). Review of Luciano Boschiero (ed.), On the Purpose of a University Education. Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy, 9(2), 223–230. Retrieved from



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