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How Do We Strengthen Academic Freedom in Malaysia?

Associate Professor Dr Adnan Trakic, Head of Department of Business Law & Taxation, Monash University Malaysia

11-May-22 14:00

How Do We Strengthen Academic Freedom in Malaysia?

What is academic freedom? Associate Professor Dr Adnan Trakic argues that the term "academic freedom" is commonly being mistaken for free speech — with dangerous consequences for democracy. So, what are the differences? And how can we strengthen academic freedom here in Malaysia?

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Produced by: Dashran Yohan

Presented by: Dashran Yohan


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