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Edging Women Out: Victorian Novelists, Publishers and Social Change

Gaye Tuchman - Literary Criticism - 2012 - 4 pages
Before about 1840, there was little prestige attached to the writing of novels, and most English novelists were women. By the turn of the twentieth century, "men of letters ...
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Peak Performance for Deans and Chairs: Reframing Higher Education's Middle

Susan Stavert Roper, Terrence E. Deal - Education - 2010 - 112 pages
Deans and chairs, like other leaders everywhere, often rely on narrow views of their organizations that capture only part of the real picture. As a result, they miss out on a ...
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A Creature of Our Own Making: Reflections on Contemporary Academic Life

Gary A. Olson - Education - 2013 - 207 pages
Witty, savvy, incisive, and entertaining short essays on the culture, mores, and practices of higher education.
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The Higher Education Scene in America: Some Observations

Abraham Gitlow, Howard Gitlow - Education - 2014 - 212 pages
Based on the authorsí experiences in academe over seventy-five years, The Higher Education Scene in America: Some Observations discusses a number of issues that confront ...
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Can State Universities be Managed?: A Primer for Presidents and Management Teams

Duane Acker - Education - 2006 - 216 pages
In Can State Universities Be Managed? Duane Acker focuses on perspectives, the crtitical knowledge base, early actions, and management practices for presidential or other ...
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Fitting Form to Function: A Primer on the Organization of Academic Institutions

Rudolph H. Weingartner - Education - 2011 - 168 pages
Institutions of higher education are not like corporations: they have multiple goals, not even limited to the central ones of teaching and research, nor are they organized ...
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The Fall of the Faculty

Benjamin Ginsberg - Education - 2011 - 272 pages
Until very recently, American universities were led mainly by their faculties, which viewed intellectual production and pedagogy as the core missions of higher education. Today ...
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Saving Alma Mater: A Rescue Plan for America's Public Universities

James C. Garland - Education - 2009 - 296 pages
Americaís public universities educate 80% of our nationís college students. But in the wake of rising demands on state treasuries, changing demographics, growing income ...
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Science for Sale: The Perils, Rewards, and Delusions of Campus Capitalism

Daniel S. Greenberg - Science - 2008 - 288 pages
In recent years the news media have been awash in stories about increasingly close ties between college campuses and multimillion-dollar corporations. Our nationís universities ...
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The Global Future of Higher Education and the Academic Profession: The BRICs ...

Philip G. Altbach, Gregory Androushchak, Yaroslav Kuzminov, Maria Yudkevich, Liz Reisberg - Education - 2013 - 224 pages
The Global Future of Higher Education and the Academic Profession focuses on the all-important emerging BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, and China) nations by analyzing the ...
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