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The Right to the City: Social Justice and the Fight for Public Space

Don Mitchell - Social Science - 2003 - 270 pages
In the wake of recent terrorist attacks, efforts to secure the American city have life-or-death implications. Yet demands for heightened surveillance and security throw into ...
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Decline of donnish dominion: the British academic professions in the ...

A. H. Halsey - Education - 1992 - 344 pages
British higher education is internationally perceived as being in crisis. In this book A. H. Halsey examines how the present-day situation developed. Beginning with the 1963 ...
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The Shaping of American Higher Education: Emergence and Growth of the ...

Arthur M. Cohen - Education - 2007 - 512 pages
Cohen organizes the book around a unique matrix of trends, topics, and eras that enables the reader either to proceed chapter by chapter through a chronological sequence of the ...
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Containment Culture: American Narratives, Postmodernism, and the Atomic Age

Alan Nadel - History - 1995 - 332 pages
DIVAlan Nadel provides a unique analysis of the rise of American postmodernism by viewing it as a breakdown in Cold War cultural narratives of containment. These narratives ...
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Community and Organization in the New Left, 1962-1968: The Great Refusal

Wini Breines - Political Science - 1989 - 187 pages
Did New Left activists have an opportunity to start a revolution that they simply could not bring off? Was their rejection of conventional forms of political organization a ...
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The Employment of English: Theory, Jobs, and the Future of Literary Studies

Michael Bérubé - Business & Economics - 1998 - 259 pages
What sorts of cultural criticism are teachers and scholars to produce, and how can that criticism be "employed" in the culture at large? In recent years, debates about the role ...
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