A researcher in Iraqi Kurdistan looks for the roots of attitudes that lead to discrimination and violence against women.
In a collective act of self-censorship, many academics today willingly cede the university’s unconditional freedom to investigate all ideas.
Online education presents challenges for teachers but also offers them an opportunity to devise new ways of assessing students.
An education expert suggests good practices teachers can use to build community with students and create a caring climate in their courses.
Professors in Algeria have learned that it’s best to endorse the conventional wisdom and not ask new questions, a scholar says.
A new book argues that Arab social scientists limit their teaching and research through self-censorship, producing a “knowledge void.”
An Egyptian professor explains the complex motives behind her decision to limit her own freedom of expression.
Academic self-censorship not only hinders individuals’ intellectual output and creativity but comes at a cost to whole societies.
A history professor at an American university in Qatar explains how his students have free choice of media for their assignments.
While travel restrictions close some doors, online courses open others. For a student about to complete her B.A., a routine question prompts some serious thinking.