At a time when educational goals are being linked increasingly to the achievement of economic growth, what role, if any, might there be for traditional subjects, like Philosophy, in the university? A roundtable discussion on the future of Higher Education.
The panel discussing this and other related issues consists of:
Rt Hon Liam Byrne MP (Shadow Minister for Universities, Science and Skills);
Dr Mark Cain (Assistant Head of Religion and Philosophy, OBU);
Professor Bev Clack (Professor in the Philosophy of Religion, OBU);
Dr Patrice Haynes (Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, Liverpool Hope University);
Dr Michele Paule, Senior Lecturer in Culture, Media and Education (OBU).
Chair: Professor Anne-Marie Kilday (Dean of Faculty of Humanities and Social Science, OBU).
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