Merrimack College: McQuade Library



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

(Author).
  • ISBN: 9780814758595 (cl : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0814758592 (cl : alk. paper)
  • Description: ix, 289 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : New York University Press,

Available copies

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Merrimack College Stacks (3rd) LB2322.2 .N45 2010 (Text to phone) Available -
Gordon College Stack Level 3 LB 2322.2 .N45 2010 (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-278) and index.
Contents Note: 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.
Subject: American Association of University Professors. Committee on Academic Freedom.
Education, Higher > Philosophy.
Education, Higher > Political aspects.
Universities and colleges > Political aspects.
Academic freedom.
Teaching, Freedom of.
Intellectual freedom.
Political correctness.