ERIC Number: EJ718752
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Academe, v91 n5 p30-34 Sep-Oct 2005
In this new feature of the "Academe" journal, work by faculty members is highlighted who are mobilizing in support of academic freedom on their campuses and beyond. This September-October issue of the journal includes the following brief reflections from faculty all relating to the central theme of "fighting back": "Free Speech Zones on Campus" (Patty Kean); "Homogeneity and Free Speech in Utah" (David R. Keller); "Whose Truth?" (Maurice Isserman); and "Blogging Back at the Right" (Michael Berube).
Descriptors: Academic Freedom, Democratic Values, Freedom of Speech, College Faculty, College Students, Conflict, Ethics, Political Attitudes, Discussion, Controversial Issues (Course Content), Self Expression, Verbal Communication
American Association of University Professors, 1012 Fourteenth Street, NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20005-3465. Tel: 202-737-5900; Fax: 202-737-5526; e-mail: email@example.com.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Utah