Academic freedom at American universities : constitutional rights, professional norms, and contractual duties / Philip Lee.
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, 2015.
xiv, 164 pages ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
The crisis of academic freedom in the modern university and the founding of the AAUP The AAUP's first policy declaration in 1915 and its early struggle to defend academic freedom The AAUP's seminal 1940 statement and judicially defined academic freedom during the McCarthy era Modern constitutional conceptions of academic freedom The limitations of constitutionally based professorial freedom Contract law as an alternative foundation for professorial freedom Conclusion.
Based on the author's thesis (doctoral - Harvard Graduate School of Education, 2013), under the title: An integrated approach to academic freedom at American Universities.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-157) and index.
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