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ERIC Number: EJ613281
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0379-7724
Universities, the Social Sciences, and Civil Society.
Pesmazoglou, Stephanos
Higher Education in Europe, v24 n4 p493-507 1999
Discussion of the university's role in contributing to a civil society offers examples from the recent history of Yugoslavia showing that universities have frequently contributed to chauvinism, intolerance, racism, and ethnic cleansing. Urges institutions of higher education to foster a civil society by emphasizing: (1) an understanding of the "other," (2) moral education, and (3) education of the affections. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Yugoslavia