What Is the Value of “Intellectual Diversity”? ❧ Current Affairs
What Is the Value of “Intellectual Diversity”? ❧ Current Affairs

What Is the Value of “Intellectual Diversity”? ❧ Current Affairs

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one alternate way we could describe this is to say that by demanding academics conform to the consensus, universities are enforcing uniformity of opinion and refusing to tolerate dissent. But we could say that of any attempt to apply a standard of intellectual rigor. The existence of “standards” could be taken as a refusal to tolerate differences of opinion, an authoritarian insistence that some knowledge is “correct” and other perspectives should be ignored.

Note: The insidiousness of this thought process