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How Universities Aid the Fall of Democracy

University education aims to transform people’s thinking. Thompson (2014) argues that institutions rarely openly declare this goal, but it is there nevertheless. But in this endeavour, there is a fundamental danger that threatens to destroy democracy. The bald fact is … Continue reading

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Edev_502 response wk9_3

I forgot to thank you for the information about Swansea.¬†By the way, you were right about the doctorate being a level 8 qualification in England and Wales. http://www.naric.org.uk/europass/documents/ds_chart.pdf My expectation is that the trend towards¬†STEM as the main epistemology will … Continue reading

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