Universities can foster democratic practices within and beyond their confines. Building on our workshop, this collection of texts introduces practices that strengthen the free functioning of our society.


Introductory Remarks

In view of numerous crises and multiple waves of uncertainty it may seem somewhat overoptimistic to hope for substantial changes in the near term.


Who of us would have thought some ten to fifteen years ago that in the early 2020s we could be faced with severe threats to the future of democracy, with illiberal regimes that are violating basic human rights, and as of the 24th of February with the brutal atrocities of a war in Ukraine?

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