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Academic freedom, logic, andreligion

American Philosophical Association. (Annual Meeting) (2nd 1953 University of Rochester)

Academic freedom, logic, andreligion

by American Philosophical Association. (Annual Meeting) (2nd 1953 University of Rochester)

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Morton White.
ContributionsWhite, Morton.
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Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. This primer offers a general overview of academic freedom in American higher education. It is designed to present basic concepts, including the application of academic freedom to faculty members and institutions of higher education. Each American college or university applies principles of academic freedom in the context of its own Size: KB.

  Joanna Williams, a senior lecturer of higher education at the University of Kent in Britain, education editor at Spiked, and author of a new book called Academic Freedom in .   Academic freedom is protected by society so that faculty and students can use that freedom to promote the larger good. This document articulates an ideal that is based on historic conceptions of academic freedom and extends those precepts to include responsibilities for the holistic education of students.

Complete Catalog: Academic Life. Titles from the Penn Press catalog, grouped by subject. Allitt, I'm the Teacher, You're the Student: A Semester in the University Classroom (pb , eb ) Aubrey, Humanistic Teaching and the Place of Ethical and Religious Values in Higher Education (eb ) Bailey/Cannon, The Complete Marching Band Resource Manual: Techniques and Materials for . Academic freedom is a moral and legal concept expressing the conviction that the freedom of inquiry by faculty members is essential to the mission of the academy as well as the principles of academia, and that scholars should have freedom to teach or communicate ideas or facts (including those that are inconvenient to external political groups or to authorities) without being targeted for.


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Academic freedom, logic, andreligion by American Philosophical Association. (Annual Meeting) (2nd 1953 University of Rochester) Download PDF EPUB FB2

In discussing the question of academic freedom today, I am accepting as my own the following definition of academic freedom as given by A. Andreligion book in theEncyclopedia of the Social ic freedom, he says, is “the freedom of the teacher or research worker in higher logic of learning to investigate and discuss the problems of his science and to express his conclusions.

p. ; 22 cm. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Associated-names White, Morton Gabriel, Pages: Academic Freedom, Logic, and Religion Edited by Morton White. pages | 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 Ebook | ISBN | Buy from De Gruyter $ | € | £ This book is available under special arrangement from our European publishing partner De Gruyter.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: American Philosophical Association. Eastern Division. Academic freedom, logic, and religion. Philadelphia, University of. The freedom of academics to pursue knowledge and truth in their research, writing, and teaching is a fundamental principle of contemporary higher education in the United States.

But this freedom has been hard won and regularly abridged, reinterpreted, and violated. Academic freedom Author: Stephen H. Aby. Academic Freedom book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Academic freedom allows members of institutions of higher learning to eng 4/5. The freedom of academics to pursue knowledge and truth in their research, writing, and teaching is a fundamental principle of contemporary higher education in the United States.

But this freedom has been hard won and regularly abridged, reinterpreted, and violated. Academic freedom has been central to many issues and controversies in higher education and has thus generated literature in a. Essential to the acceptance of the concept of academic freedom is the notion that truth is best discovered through the open investigation of all data.

A less clearly developed corollary of academic freedom is the obligation of all those who enjoy it to pursue the line of open and thorough inquiry regardless of personal considerations. This paper introduces a special issue on logic and philosophy of religion in this journal (Sophia).

After discussing the role played by logic in the philosophy of religion along with classical developments, we present the basic motivation for this special issue Author: Ricardo Sousa Silvestre, Jean-Yvez Béziau. Editorial team. General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen Bradford.

Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of o results for Books: "Academic Freedom" Skip to main search results. Ethics, Academic Freedom and Academic Tenure. Richard T. De George - - Journal of Academic Ethics 1 (1) Academic Freedom and Academic-Industry Relationships in Biotechnology.

The Humanities, Higher Education, and Academic Freedom: Three Necessary Arguments. By Michael Bérubé and Jennifer Ruth Palgrave Macmillan, pp, £, £ ISBNand (e-book) Published 1 May In this tenth volume of the highly respected Boston University Studies in Philosophy and Religion series, contributors explore new approaches to the role of freedom in the contemporary world.

It is clear that the idea of freedom has progressed with autonomous selfhood. But it is not yet evident how freedom is to be understood or promoted in a Format: Hardcover.

The book was commissioned in by the American Academic Freedom Project, which had a panel of advisers from numerous distinguished universities and seminaries (plus one from the Detroit Public Library), and it was published alongside a companion volume, Academic Freedom in Our Time, by the director of the project, R.

MacIver, an emeritus. comprehensive account of academic freedom simply by combining them. Instead, starting with a conception of academic freedom as the freedom to do academic work, we must construct a coherent conception of 6 On the First Amendment rights of students in elementary and secondary education, see Ross, Lessons in Censorship.

The chapters in this collection explore issues related to academic freedom and the inclusive university. The first section, Clarifying Concepts in Ideology, Language, and Law, contains these chapters: (1) Whats Sauce for One Goose: The Logic of Academic Freedom (Stanley Fish); (2) Academic Freedom: Rights as Immunities and Privileges (Frederick Schauer); and (3) Whats at Stake: Intersections Cited by: 6.

The Logic of Liberty; The Logic of Liberty Reflections and Rejoinders By to foreclose a full human knowledge of the mysteries of existence and therefore pose a direct threat not only to academic freedom but also to social and political liberty. Michael Polanyi Book Preview.

Close. This site uses local and third-party cookies to maintain. This paper comments on Reisch’s book How the Cold War Transformed Philosophy of Science. Overall supportive of Reisch’s project and perspective, it raises certain points where the data appear inconclusive and either provides additional support or briefly explores some interpretative by: 5.

Faith, Reason, and Academic Freedom. What is often lost amidst discussions of academic freedom is the fact that academic freedom is a means, not an end. The primary end of a university’s existence is not to maintain academic freedom.

It is not some high-priced version of a town hall meeting, where every drunk lunatic gets a chance to sound off. 6. Academic freedom means that the political, religious, or philosophical beliefs of politicians, administrators, and members of the public cannot be imposed on students or faculty.

7. Academic freedom gives faculty members and students the right to seek redress or request a hearing if they believe their rights have been violated.

8.Hofstadter approaches the topic historically, showing how events from various historical epochs expose the degree of freedom in academic institutions. The volume exemplifies Richard Hofstadter's qualities as a historian as well as his characteristic narrative When this classic volume first appeared, academic freedom was a crucially important issue/5(7).