The University and the State
by Ray Lyman Wilbur - 1940
THE UNIVERSITY IS THE PREMIER institution of our advancing society. It stands at the peak of human achievement. It must constantly face the borderland of the unknown. As a creation of the cortex of the human brain it needs above all else freedom from the tyrannies of the emotions. Freedom to follow the truth no matter where it may lead, freedom of discussion, freedom for research, is essential to its life.
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