An egalitarian culture, or neglect of achievement?

“It is sometimes said, with good reason, that universities are amongst the most hierarchical organisations of any in society. It may well be that in the general run of academic discourse, and in recognition of academic freedom, one opinion is as valued as another (though in fact that is arguable); but in terms of personal recognition, status, support, facilities and general terms, universities celebrate status …” (more)

[Ferdinand von Prondzynski, University Blog, 22 August]

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