By Stephen H. Aby, James Kuhn, James C. Kuhn
The freedom of lecturers to pursue wisdom and fact of their examine, writing, and instructing is a primary precept of up to date better schooling within the usa. yet this freedom has been tough gained and frequently abridged, reinterpreted, and violated. educational freedom has been important to many matters and controversies in better schooling and has hence generated literature in numerous disciplines. This e-book offers entry to that literature.
Included are entries for almost 500 books, chapters, articles, stories, sites, and different resources of data approximately educational freedom. every one access features a descriptive annotation, and the entries are grouped in topical chapters. whereas lots of the works stated have been released because the 1940 American organization of college Professors Statement of rules on educational Freedom and Tenure, a few older experiences have additionally been integrated. although the amount focuses totally on larger schooling within the united states, it's also a bankruptcy on educational freedom in different countries.