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Works involving Gordon Graham

  • Universities

    The Recovery of an Idea

    Research assessment exercises, teaching quality assessment, line management, staff appraisal, student course evaluation, modularization, student fees — these are all names of innovations (and problems) — in modern British universities. How far do they...

  • Institution of Intellectual Values

    Realism and Idealism in Higher Education

    This is a revised and expanded version of the much praised short book Universities: The Recovery of An Idea. It contains chapters on the history of universities; the value of university education; the nature of research; the management and funding of...

  • Case Against the Democratic State

    An Essay in Cultural Criticism

    The history of the last two hundred years is a story of the immense and relentless growth of the State at the expense of other social institutions. We are now so familiar and accepting of the State's pre-eminence in all things, that few think to...

  • Scottish Philosophy

    Selected Writings 1690-1950
    (Edited by)

    This collection of readings, the first of its kind, has been chosen with a view to displaying the variety, richness and strength of the Scottish philosophical tradition.