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Higher education for democracy : the role of the university in civil society

Title
Higher education for democracy : the role of the university in civil society / William G. Tierney.
ISBN
9781438484495
1438484496
9781438484518
9781438484501
143848450X
Publication
Albany : State University of New York Press, [2021]
Physical Description
x, 299 pages ; 24 cm
Summary
"Uses a cross-national comparison of three metropolitan areas - Los Angeles, New Delhi and Hong Kong - to develop strategies universities should employ to strengthen democracy and resist fascism"-- Provided by publisher.
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
September 22, 2021
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Globalization, neoliberalism and their discontents
The democratic imperative of higher education
Identity matters
Understanding academic freedom and free speech on campus
Understanding what modern universities do : goods and services
Academic competencies for the twenty-first century
Academic responsibility : toward a cultural politics of integrity.
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