1 year ago
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
The Evolution of Uncooperativeness - Brainstorm - The Chronicle of Higher Education
The Evolution of Uncooperativeness - Brainstorm - The Chronicle of Higher Education: "The uproar about FSU’s twisted bargains with an ideologically-minded foundation and a bank holding company, resulting in professors hired to suit the foundation and a course that requires the reading of Atlas Shrugged (who could make this stuff up?), revolves around the question of who decides the curriculum. But regardless of which precise lines were crossed in this case, there’s a deeper question about the university’s curricular commitment, namely: What does economics teach?"