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Academic freedom and the inclusive university

Author: Sharon E Kahn; Dennis J Pavlich
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2000.
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Seventeen essays from academics in Canada and the US explore the conflict between academic freedom and inclusion in Canadian universities. Early contributions examine the terms of reference and clarify the differences between Canadian and American viewpoints. Others look at the conflict from theoretical, historical, and personal perspectives, some promoting the necessity of inclusion and others arguing that it has  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Academic freedom and the inclusive university.
Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2000
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon E Kahn; Dennis J Pavlich
ISBN: 0774808071 9780774808071 077480808X 9780774808088
OCLC Number: 44587050
Description: xvi, 173 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: What's sauce for one goose : the logic of academic freedom / Stanley Fish --
Academic freedom : rights as immunities and privileges / Frederick Schauer --
What's at stake : intersections and tensions / Lynn Smith --
The role of universities in a changing culture / Bernard Shapiro --
Academic freedom in social context / Jennie Hornosty --
The exclusive university and academic freedom / Michiel Horn --
Inclusion and the academy : debating a good idea freely / Judy Rebick --
Academic freedom and its distractions / Stan Persky --
Academic freedom versus the intrusive university / John Fekete --
The new sectarianism and the liberal university / Graham Good --
Judaic studies and western civilization : identity politics and the academy / Harvey Shulman --
Are course evaluations a threat to academic freedom / Stanley Coren --
Meeting the challenge of religious fundamentalism : how far do liberal principles of tolerance go? / Diane Dyson --
The inclusive university and the problem of knowledge / Marie Fleming --
Academic freedom and reciprocity : practising what we preach / Jennifer Bankier --
Academic freedom, debate, and bureaucracy / Lorna Marsden --
Regulation or dialogue / Dorothy E. Smith.
Responsibility: edited by Sharon E. Kahn and Dennis Pavlich.


Lively, impassioned and informed, these essays provide insight into the relationship between academic freedom and the inclusive university.  Read more...


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"An ultra-distinguished cast to ponder the issues. Stan Persky, The Vancouver Sun

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