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Prepare Students to Be Foxes, Not Hedgehogs

  Ilana R. Akresh is an Associate Professor in the Sociology department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. In his oft-quoted 1953 essay, Isaiah Berlin draws upon a reference to the Greek philosopher Archilochus, translated as: a fox knows many things, but a hedgehog one big thing. Although the original essay was primarily focused..