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Steal This University: The Rise of the Corporate University and the Academic ...

Benjamin Johnson, Patrick Kavanagh, Kevin Mattson - Education - 2003 - 272 pages
Steal This University explores the paradox of academic labor. Universities do not exist to generate a profit from capital investment, yet contemporary universities are ...
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How the University Works: Higher Education and the Low-Wage Nation

Marc Bousquet, Cary Nelson - Education - 2008 - 281 pages
As much as we think we know about the modern university, very little has been said about what it's like to work there. Instead of the high-wage, high-profit world of knowledge ...
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What Ever Happened to the Faculty?: Drift and Decision in Higher Education

Mary Burgan - Education - 2006 - 238 pages
In this provocative work, Mary Burgan surveys the deterioration of faculty influence in higher education. From campus planning, curriculum, and instructional technology to ...
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Academic Keywords: A Devil's Dictionary for Higher Education

Cary Nelson, Stephen Watt - Art - 2002 - 336 pages
Know what academic freedom is? Or what it's come to mean? What's affirmative about affirmative action these days? Think you're up on the problem of sexual harassment on campus ...
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Composition in the Twenty-first Century: Crisis and Change

Lynn Z. Bloom, Donald A. Daiker - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1996 - 306 pages
The essays in this book, stemming from a national conference of the same name, focus on the single subject required of nearly all college students—composition. Despite its ...
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The American Academic Profession

Stephen Richards Graubard - Education - 1997 - 352 pages
"This book covers well the issues and problems of the U.S. academic profession in the second half of the twentieth century." -- Contemporary Science The tale of the American ...
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Reforming College Composition: Writing the Wrongs

Ray Wallace, Alan Jackson, Susan Lewis Wallace - Education - 2000 - 268 pages
As colleges and universities have responded to the demand of businesses and industries for graduates who can write effectively, Composition Studies has gained significance ...
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Education as Civic Engagement: Toward a More Democratic Society

Gary A. Olson, Lynn Worsham - Education - 2012 - 256 pages
Education in the Post-9/11 Decade is a collection of ten essays examining education—mostly higher education—as civic engagement. These essays are the finest works of ...
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The Writing Program Administrator's Resource: A Guide To Reflective ...

Stuart C. Brown, Theresa Jarnagi Enos - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2005 - 560 pages
The role of the writing program administrator is one of diverse activities and challenges, and preparation for the position has traditionally come through performing the job ...
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