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Amy Wax on Dissent and Disagreement at Penn Law

Nov 02, 2017 by Amy L. Wax |

Professor Amy Wax comments on the suppression of free thought at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. 

Protecting Academic Freedom Through All the Campus Smoke

Oct 20, 2017 by Peter Wood |

Protecting freedom of speech means shielding it from the left and the right. 

Modern vs. Western Thought:  Power vs Achievement

Oct 03, 2017 by William H. Young |

William Young discusses the decline of the traditional American work ethic and its replacement by identity-group entitlement.

Higher Education in the Age of Trump

Aug 23, 2017 by NAS |

This AQ issue discusses how President Donald Trump will affect higher education in the United States.

Penn Dean to Law Prof: We Favor Free Speech, but Not Yours

Aug 15, 2017 by Peter Wood |

Amy Wax comes under fire for defending the traditional bourgeois values of family, civic-mindedness, hard work, and respect for authority. 

Books With Spines: The Complete List

Jul 25, 2016 by NAS |

The complete list of Books With Spine suggestions.

Academic Social Science and the Family

Dec 15, 2014 by William H. Young |

William Young examines the negative effects of social science on the traditional family.

Inequality, or Crying Wolf?: Spring AQ Examines Academia’s Latest Preoccupation

Mar 28, 2014 by NAS |

The Spring 2014 AQ examines academia's obsession with inequality and highlights the ways in which bias incidents have been exploited and exaggerated.

And We Shall Not All Be Dentists

Mar 27, 2014 by Amy L. Wax, Isaac N. Cohen |

Amy L. Wax and Isaac N. Cohen review the book, Paying for the Party: How College Maintains Inequality.

NAS Board Nominations Now Open

Sep 09, 2013 by NAS |

The deadline for members to submit nominations for the NAS Board of Directors is September 19.

New NAS Directors Nominated

Nov 14, 2012 by John Irving |

The yearly incremental vote on new directors of the National Association of Scholars takes place in mid-December at a meeting of the board.

Hookup Ink

Feb 17, 2009 by Wendy Shalit |

This preview article, which appeared in the "Liberal Education and the Family" issue of Academic Questions (volume 22, number 1), is a review of three books on the campus hookup culture.


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