Academic Freedom

Academic freedom is a moral and legal concept expressing the conviction that the freedom of inquiry by faculty members is essential to the mission of the academy as well as the principles of academia, and that scholars should have freedom to teach or communicate ideas or facts (including those that are inconvenient to external political groups or to authorities) without being targeted for repression, job loss, or imprisonment. While the core of academic freedom covers scholars acting in an academic capacity - as teachers or researchers expressing strictly scholarly viewpoints -, an expansive interpretation extends these occupational safeguards to scholars' …

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BSA Work, Employment and Society 2021: Connectedness, Activism and Dignity at work …

BSA · 15 July 2021 English

The aim is to reflect on how the use of graphic illustrations and multimedia interactive mapping to describe the work of five platform food workers in Manchester can contribute to …

technology extensively and avoiding burnout. Academic Freedom in the Digital University Kissoon Chavan (University of management mediate staff experiences of academic freedom. The paper will present the interim findings and how these relate to lived experiences of academic freedom. Breakout Room 2 Migrant work, employment


Transforming Our Horizons

NLCAHR · 24 June 2021 English

Transforming Our Horizons M E M O R I A L U N I V E R S I T Y ’ S S T R A T E G …

a-legacy/ https://smartice.org/ tenets of academic freedom to meet the challenges and opportunities of the pursuit of knowledge in all its forms; academic freedom and critical inquiry; collegial governance;


IFRT Report | a - IFRT Report - Issue 83: Summer 2021

ALA · 22 June 2021 English

Throughout his career, Martin has served as a trustee and president of the Freedom to Read Foundation, chair of the ALA Intellectual Freedom Committee, chair of the ALA Committee on Professional Ethics Merritt Humanitarian Fund, editor of the 10th edition and co-editor of the 9th edition of the Intellectual Freedom Manual, and councilor of the IFRT. [...] honors the courage, dedication, and contribution of a living individual, group, or organization who has set the finest kind of example for the defense and furtherance of the principles of intellectual freedom

April 2021, IFRT Reads examined The Future of Academic Freedom by Oboler Award-winning scholar, Henry Reichman


Guide on Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights

European Court of Human Rights · 22 June 2021 English

Guide on Article 10 - Freedom of expression

reputation. In the Court’s view, this is part of academic freedom, which comprises the academics’ freedom to


2021 June 21 IUA Future of Ireland Speech by Mary Lou McDonald …

CHIU · 22 June 2021 English

Education is after all not only the best way of changing the lives of individuals, it is the best way of changing the world and creating a more equal society. …

education and vitally, we must protect and enhance academic freedom and independence. The new legislation is also


Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine Educating naturopathic doctors for over 40 years

CCNM · 21 June 2021 English

If you are the type of individual who views the healing of others as a calling, you exhibit a quality that we value in our students. [...] To address entering …

Loans . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .33 ACADEMIC FREEDOM . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . edu/about-ccnm/policies/dispute-resolution ACADEMIC FREEDOM GENERAL PRINCIPLES STUDENTS CCNM acknowledges public office and to take means of guaranteeing academic freedom. lawful action in accordance with their views that Association of University Teachers, “academic freedom their actions, their statements and their institution. CCNM Academic Calendar 2020 – 2021  52 ACADEMIC FREEDOM INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY Research leading to


THE NEW T R AD E ROUTE

IEA · 18 June 2021 English

The ITCU researchers were inspired by the early campaigns for free trade in Britain, in particular the Victorian campaigns against the Corn Laws and their relationship to the development of …

referred the Commission to the protection of academic freedom in the 1988 Education Reform Act: “to ensure


HAVING - YOUR SAY

IEA · 18 June 2021 English

Philip is a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society, a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries and an honorary member of the Society of Actu- aries of Poland. [...] Jacob …

BOU T T H E AU T HOR S group Academics for Academic Freedom. He sits on the advisory board of The Free believes the UCU now completely misunderstands academic freedom. It is not simply about academics’ right to that the Prevent duty ‘seriously threatens academic freedom and freedom of speech’ (University and College because of emo- tional offence (Academics for Academic Freedom 2020). There are still cases of trade unions in the world. Its record on free speech and academic freedom since its formation has been weak and biased


CODESRIA Bulletin, Nos 2 & 3, 2021 - Special Issue: Pan Africanism …

CODESRIA · 14 June 2021 English

This has been and Kate Williams sum up the being echoed from all parts of the the lesson in the Pan-African future of Pan Africanism in the CODESRIA Bulletin, Nos …

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10 - A Response to Lloyd G. Adu Amoah’s ‘Ghana’s Democracy and …

CODESRIA · 14 June 2021 English

Adu Amoah’s ‘Ghana’s Democracy and the 2020 General Election: Signs of a Fading Promise?’ Introduction ers’ towards political parties, as the author suggests, it is rather the case Amoah’s pessimistic …

Stretched to Although the evolutionary prog- academic freedom (CDD-Ghana its logical conclusion, this obser-


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