Contingency, Democracy & Higher Ed’s Mission: An Article in AAC&U Journal from NFM

AAC&U Diversity & DemocracyParts of a Whole: Contingency, Democracy, and Higher Education’s Mission,” an article by Maria Maisto, president of New Faculty Majority, is one several on the topic of general education and democratic engagement in the summer issue of Diversity & Democracy.

View the issue’s Table of Contents. Read Maisto’s article online.

The truth of the harm contingent employment causes to the entire academic enterprise is still very difficult for academic citizens to confront, even though it speaks to a core principle of the civic engagement curriculum: that authentic learning cannot take place in an environment that does not foster inclusion, justice, and collaboratively oriented action. – Maria Maisto

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