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The Christian college and the meaning of academic freedom : truth-seeking in community / William C. Ringenberg.

Ringenberg, William C., 1939- author. (Author).
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Butler Public Library - Butler 378.1 RIN (Text) 73174005031110 Adult: Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781137398321
  • ISBN: 1137398329
  • Physical Description: xxii, 319 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword / George Marsden -- Section I. Christian values as context for the idea of academic freedom -- Freedom -- Seeking -- Honesty -- Humility -- Courage -- Prudence -- Love -- Meaning -- Harmony and Balance -- Community -- Section II. The development of academic freedom in America : a Christian college interpretation -- The English model : Anglican dominance -- The German model : secular dominance -- The Early American model : Protestant dominance -- The later American model : secular hegemony -- The modern Christian college model -- Institutional academic freedom -- Student academic freedom -- Economic limits as academic limits : the problem of accessibility -- Evangelicals and Catholics : narrowing the gap -- Section III. Testing the limits : recent case studies in Christian higher education -- The origins debate (I) -- The origins debate (II) -- Sexual and gender identity (I) -- Sexual and gender identity (II) -- College and church : complement and conflict -- Theological nuance -- Gender, race, and ethnicity -- Secular university restrictions and their broader implications -- Government restrictions and accreditation uncertainties -- Due process -- Epilogue.
Subject: Academic freedom.
Christian universities and colleges.

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