ERIC Number: EJ489657
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Reconceptualizing the University's Duty to Provide a Safe Learning Environment: A Criticism of the Doctrine of "In Loco Parentis" and the Restatement (Second) of Torts.
Bickel, Robert D.; Lake, Peter F.
Journal of College and University Law, v20 n3 p261-93 Win 1994
Litigation concerning the responsibility of a college or university to provide a safe environment for students is reviewed, focusing on interpretations of the "in loco parentis" doctrine. It is argued that institutions have a duty to not only provide campus security but also enforce a code of civility on campus. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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