ERIC Number: EJ520074
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Ostar, Allan W.
New Directions for Higher Education, n92 p59-62 Win 1995
One way universities have served society since the Middle Ages is by providing an environment giving students and faculty freedom to explore new ideas without fear of retribution. Properly used, conflict can be the catalyst for advancing wisdom. However, the university is at risk when rational discourse is replaced by conflict as the means of resolving campus issues. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Theme issue: Conflict Management in Higher Education.