Have South African universities lost their autonomy in the first decade of democracy? A response to Jonathan Jansen
Hall, M 2005, 'Have South African universities lost their autonomy in the first decade of democracy? A response to Jonathan Jansen' , Journal of Higher Education in Africa/RESA, 3 (2) , pp. 165-170.Full text not available from this repository.
Academic freedom and institutional autonomy are often assumed to be synonymous. In some debates about higher education in South Africa, this assumption has led to the supposition that universities are less autonomous – and therefore less free – than they were during the time of apartheid. This paper argues that such a juxtaposition is fallacious. The terms of debate need to be shifted so that the relationship between the state and the university can be re-examined, and re-aligned.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||higher education; universities; South Africa; autonomy|
|Themes:||Subjects / Themes > L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education|
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|Schools:||Colleges and Schools > College of Health & Social Care > School of Nursing, Midwifery & Social Work > Centre for Social Justice Research|
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|Journal or Publication Title:||Journal of Higher Education in Africa/RESA|
|Publisher:||Boston College & Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa 2005|
|Depositing User:||AL Sherwin|
|Date Deposited:||10 Dec 2009 09:18|
|Last Modified:||20 Aug 2013 17:02|
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