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Beyond Dialogue: From Conformity to Liberating Learning Philomena Essed Antioch University, PhD Program in Leadership and Change.

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1 Beyond Dialogue: From Conformity to Liberating Learning Philomena Essed Antioch University, PhD Program in Leadership and Change

2 Overvaluation of Cognitive intellect Merit and Measurement culture Conformity and Homogeneity

3 Liberating Learning From Merit to Human Dignity

4 Conformity culture in Corporate Academia

5 Conformity culture excludes those who not fit a standardized image of the professional intellectual

6 Non-conformity Reflection Experience Liberation

7 Reflection (critical understanding of culture and power) and Experiential learning (relating own experience to theory/research) as a basis for Liberating growth (integrating individuality and connectivity)

8 Experience needs a place in academia: learning is permanent and multifaceted

9 Liberating faculty from measurement culture

10 Different approach to academia and scholarship Whole person central: Multiple experiences and identifications

11 No faculty or student profile (no measurement and fitting into a pre-shaped model) Critical reflections on (own) cultures and power Non-conformity automatically attracts diversity in all respects Experiential learning (cognitive, social, emotional) Meritocracy nurtures standardization and homogenization Homogeneity is a myth – no human being exactly the same as another Other is a myth: no human being/group is totally different from others (Shared) Experience and empathy as a basis for human connectivity Leading students and learning can/should be liberating for all parties involved


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