PicoFeed The Chronicle of Higher Education | The Chronicle Review http://www.chronicle.com/section/The-Chronicle-Review/41/ 2016-10-24T08:31:33-04:00 The Chronicle of Higher Education Ballot Pox http://www.chronicle.com/article/Ballot-Pox/238131 2016-10-23T18:45:00-04:00 It's time to stop pretending that there's such a thing as a rational voter. By Lee Drutman The Enigma Next Door http://www.chronicle.com/article/The-Enigma-Next-Door/238150 2016-10-23T18:45:00-04:00 We have obligations as citizens. What are our obligations as neighbors? By Ian Ward Rock 'n' Roll as Racial Dialogue http://www.chronicle.com/article/Rock-n-Roll-as-Racial/238105 2016-10-20T04:55:00-04:00 A new book desegregates artists and songs that belong together. By Kevin J.H. Dettmar Is This Economist Too Far Ahead of His Time? http://www.chronicle.com/article/Is-This-Economist-Too-Far/238050 2016-10-16T18:30:36-04:00 Robin Hanson wants to do scholarship differently. Is there a place for him in academe? By David Wescott Philosophy Beyond the Academy http://www.chronicle.com/article/Philosophy-Beyond-the-Academy/238052 2016-10-16T18:30:00-04:00 Philosophy is multifarious, with many regional inflections, a new book argues. By Nakul Krishna Free Expression vs. Personal Safety http://www.chronicle.com/article/Free-Expression-vs-Personal/238053 2016-10-16T18:30:00-04:00 The Unmaking of a Racist http://www.chronicle.com/article/The-Unmaking-of-a-Racist/238054 2016-10-16T18:30:00-04:00 How college helped a bigot confront his Dixie dogmas.  By Charles B. Dew Michelle Alexander's Broader Argument http://www.chronicle.com/article/Michelle-Alexanders-Broader/238055 2016-10-16T18:30:00-04:00 Our Idea of Tolerant Isn't http://www.chronicle.com/article/Our-Idea-of-Tolerant-Isnt/238051 2016-10-16T18:30:00-04:00 Boomer faculty members' notions of tolerance don't fit millennial students' experiences. By Philip Alcabes Curricular Cop-Out on Co-ops http://www.chronicle.com/article/Curricular-Cop-Out-on-Co-ops/237995 2016-10-09T18:29:15-04:00 There’s an illustrious form of enterprise that business schools largely ignore. By Nathan Schneider Teaching in the Twilight http://www.chronicle.com/article/Teaching-in-the-Twilight/237996 2016-10-09T18:29:15-04:00 Your students think you’re a fossil. Don’t take it personally. By Ted Gup Can Transcendence Be Taught? http://www.chronicle.com/article/Can-Transcendence-Be-Taught-/237994 2016-10-07T04:55:00-04:00 College should prepare students not only for a rich life but also for a meaningful death. By John Kaag and Clancy Martin A Holocaust Historian’s Trial Hits the Big Screen http://www.chronicle.com/article/A-Holocaust-Historian-s/237959 2016-10-03T04:55:00-04:00 Deborah E. Lipstadt, a historian at Emory University, talks about a new movie, Denial, based on her experience of being sued by a Holocaust denier and defeating him in court. By Marc Parry O Say Must We Stand? http://www.chronicle.com/article/O-Say-Must-We-Stand-/237958 2016-10-02T18:54:43-04:00 The controversy over "The Star-Spangled Banner" presents an opportunity for a conversation about peaceful dissent and free speech. By Silke-Maria Weineck Animal Minds http://www.chronicle.com/article/Animal-Minds/237915 2016-10-02T18:30:48-04:00 Anthropomorphic thinking is now mainstream science — but not all researchers are happy about that. By Brandon Keim Prison History’s Horror and Hope http://www.chronicle.com/article/Prison-History-s-Horror-and/237916 2016-10-02T18:30:48-04:00 Can America escape mass incarceration? By Baz Dreisinger College Behind Bars http://www.chronicle.com/article/College-Behind-Bars/237931 2016-10-02T18:29:01-04:00 In a room without a view, an inmate learns to see. By John J. Lennon Making History http://www.chronicle.com/article/Making-History/237855 2016-09-25T18:30:32-04:00 The first black Ivy League president reflects on the first black U.S. president. By Ruth J. Simmons Free Public College: Utopian No More http://www.chronicle.com/article/Free-Public-College-Utopian/237854 2016-09-25T18:30:32-04:00 Free public higher education is no longer a laughable idea. #ThanksObama By Angus Johnston Meritocracy in Obama’s Gilded Age http://www.chronicle.com/article/Meritocracy-in-Obama-s/237857 2016-09-25T18:30:32-04:00 Meritocracy and the modern university. By Aziz Rana