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The Resource Downstairs, upstairs : the changed spirit and face of college life in America, John A. Flower

Downstairs, upstairs : the changed spirit and face of college life in America, John A. Flower

Label
Downstairs, upstairs : the changed spirit and face of college life in America
Title
Downstairs, upstairs
Title remainder
the changed spirit and face of college life in America
Statement of responsibility
John A. Flower
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
378.73
Index
index present
LC call number
LA227.4
LC item number
.F58 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Ohio history and culture
Label
Downstairs, upstairs : the changed spirit and face of college life in America, John A. Flower
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Rain and shine -- The Pacific theater -- Back in the states -- Michigan to Ohio -- Vulgarities and disrespect on campuses: lessened academic standards -- Academic freedom, tenure, and corruption in intercollegiate athletics -- Exponential increases in knowledge and the technology developed to teach and communicate it -- Diversity in race, culture, class, and affirmative action faculty and staff -- Students as customers -- Up Interstate 271 to Cleveland and Cleveland State University -- Professional politics and bureaucracy -- What became known as the Winbush affair -- Problems in shared governance: how they relate to detached professors and their disconnects to students -- Rising college costs, less support, outdated administrative management, the dilemma of increased part-time faculty along with graduate student unionizing -- Morality and ethics on campus: the replacement of accepted verities by relative values -- Epilogue: the impact of today's forces for change: what will happen?
Control code
ocm52858404
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 375 p.
Isbn
9781884836961
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003018073
System control number
(OCoLC)52858404
Label
Downstairs, upstairs : the changed spirit and face of college life in America, John A. Flower
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Rain and shine -- The Pacific theater -- Back in the states -- Michigan to Ohio -- Vulgarities and disrespect on campuses: lessened academic standards -- Academic freedom, tenure, and corruption in intercollegiate athletics -- Exponential increases in knowledge and the technology developed to teach and communicate it -- Diversity in race, culture, class, and affirmative action faculty and staff -- Students as customers -- Up Interstate 271 to Cleveland and Cleveland State University -- Professional politics and bureaucracy -- What became known as the Winbush affair -- Problems in shared governance: how they relate to detached professors and their disconnects to students -- Rising college costs, less support, outdated administrative management, the dilemma of increased part-time faculty along with graduate student unionizing -- Morality and ethics on campus: the replacement of accepted verities by relative values -- Epilogue: the impact of today's forces for change: what will happen?
Control code
ocm52858404
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 375 p.
Isbn
9781884836961
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003018073
System control number
(OCoLC)52858404

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