Topics Right to academic freedom

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

More information about the CCP’s research design is available here, including background information on how the team designed the inventory of constitutional topics as well as the full coding survey


Allows scholars to pursue their research agenda without undue interference from the state. This is usually understood to also include freedom to teach and publish.


Rights and Duties

Survey Questions

  • Does the constitution guarantee academic freedom?