Battles in the Hallowed Halls

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Edward S. Adams

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law

Date Written: 1991

Abstract

Professor Edward Adams reviews Dinesh D'Souza's Illiberal Education: The Politics of Race and Sex on Campus. Part I of this Review will explore D'Souza's account of this revolution, offering a critique of his major themes and conclusions. Part II will address an alarming product of this revolution-the adoption of speech codes at a number of universities seeking to prohibit certain forms of speech-and the First Amendment issues raised thereby. Finally, this Review concludes by offering a synopsis of recommendations for reforming academia, consistent with traditional notions of the goals of academia and practical reality.

Keywords: Dinesh D'Souza, Illiberal Education

Suggested Citation

Adams, Edward S., Battles in the Hallowed Halls (1991). Albany Law Review, Vol. 55, pp.849-870, 1991-1992. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2625321

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