Contemporary higher education has been largely defined by the economy and by its capacity to generate employment and income. At no other time has there been such an overwhelming need to review the objectives of higher education. Growing social inequality, despite the progress of science and technology, together with progressive environmental degradation, demand a review of the objective of education aimed merely at gaining knowledge and techniques for adaptation to the world of work. This study aims to discus…
scite is a Brooklyn-based startup that helps researchers better discover and evaluate scientific articles through Smart Citations–citations that display the context of the citation and describe whether the article provides supporting or contrasting evidence. scite is used by researchers from dozens of countries and is funded in part by the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Drug Abuse of the National Institutes of Health.