A conversation with David Robinson-Morris on Ubuntu, Buddhism, and higher education.
Currently, the Western higher education milieu can only be described as an economic epistemological regime of fear, where neo-liberal ideology and market-driven educational discourse shapes and restricts thinking, and institutions of higher education are suppliers of consumer-driven demand—not institutions of higher learning, but supermarkets of economical knowledge acquisition.
Links for this episode:
- Ubuntu and Buddhism in Higher Education: An Ontological Rethinking from CRC Press
- The Center for Equity, Justice, and the Human Spirit at Xavier University of Louisiana