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2. A Responsibility to Seek the Truth: Revisiting Averroes’s for Academic Freedom’s Missing Imperative

by Alexis Gibbs (Author)
20 Pages
Open Access
Journal: PHILOSOPHY AND THEORY IN HIGHER EDUCATION Volume 3 Issue 1 Year 2021 pp. 21 - 40

Summary

This article argues that, in contemporary formulations of academic freedom, insufficient attention has been given over to the responsibility to seek the truth, as one which provides a moral precondition for the more common assertion of academic freedom as the right to speak the truth. The article seeks to restore something of this balance by looking at Averroes’s text the

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Pages
20
DOI
10.3726/PTIHE012021.0002
Open Access
CC-BY
Tags
academic freedom rights responsibility truth Averroes

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Alexis Gibbs (Author)

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Title: 2. A Responsibility to Seek the Truth: Revisiting Averroes’s  for Academic Freedom’s Missing Imperative