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No university is an island : saving academic freedom / Cary Nelson.

Nelson, Cary. (Author).
Book Book (c2010.)
Description: ix, 289 p. ; 24 cm.
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, c2010.
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Merrimack College. (Show all copies)
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Merrimack College Stacks (Lower Level) LB2322.2 .N45 2010 (Text to Phone) Available -
Gordon College Stack Level 3 LB 2322.2 .N45 2010 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780814758595 (cl : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0814758592 (cl : alk. paper)
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-278) and index.
Contents: The three-legged stool: academic freedom, shared govenance, and tenure -- How a campus loses its way: sixteen threats to academic freedom -- Legacies of misrule: our contingent future -- Barefoot in New Zealand: political correctness on campus -- The future of faculty unionization -- Graduate-employee unionization and the future of academic labor -- On weakened ground: the AAUP, pedagogy, and the struggle over academic freedom -- No campus is an island: reflections on the AAUP presidency -- Evolution or devolution: the future of the AAUP's committee A on academic freedom and tenure.
Citation: Nelson, Cary. "No university is an island : saving academic freedom." New York : New York University Press, 2010.

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