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Saving Alma Mater: A Rescue Plan for America's Public Universities

James C. Garland - Education - 2009 - 296 pages
America’s public universities educate 80% of our nation’s college students. But in the wake of rising demands on state treasuries, changing demographics, growing income ...
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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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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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Governance and the Public Good

William G. Tierney - Education - 2012 - 224 pages
Grapples with a variety of policy issues in order to provoke a discussion of the state of higher education in the 21st century.
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The New Balancing Act in the Business of Higher Education

R. Clark - Education - 2006 - 232 pages
. . . the stature of the authors, who include prominent university presidents and chancellors as well as leading researchers on the business of higher education, makes this a ...
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Academic Turnarounds: Restoring Vitality to Challenged American Colleges ...

Terrence MacTaggart - Education - 2010 - 144 pages
What are the hallmarks of a lasting institutional turnaround? It is too easy to mistake a single initiative_mounting a new marketing program, for example, or bringing in a ...
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The Provost's Handbook: The Role of the Chief Academic Officer

James Martin, James E. Samels - Education - 2015 - 248 pages
As the chief academic officer, the provost plays the central role in the contemporary university or college. He or she leads the faculty and serves as their key representative ...
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Creature of Our Own Making, A: 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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Transforming a College: The Story of a Little-Known College's Strategic ...

George Keller - Education - 2014 - 168 pages
Ten years after the publication of Transforming a College, Elon University continues to thrive as a school that reinvented itself and its community around the idea of inspiring ...
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Business Practices in Higher Education: A Guide for Today's Administrators

Mark A. Kretovics - Education - 2011 - 264 pages
Business Practices in Higher Education is a breakthrough guide offering higher education and student affairs professionals an understanding of the fundamental business nature ...
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