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The Resource Closed minds? : politics and ideology in American universities, Bruce L.R. Smith, Jeremy D. Mayer, A. Lee Fritschler, (electronic resource)

Closed minds? : politics and ideology in American universities, Bruce L.R. Smith, Jeremy D. Mayer, A. Lee Fritschler, (electronic resource)

Label
Closed minds? : politics and ideology in American universities
Title
Closed minds?
Title remainder
politics and ideology in American universities
Statement of responsibility
Bruce L.R. Smith, Jeremy D. Mayer, A. Lee Fritschler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"From interviews, focus groups, and a national survey, paints a comprehensive picture of today's campus political attitudes. Contrasts the current climate of disengagement with the original civic mission of American colleges and universities, and suggests how universities can reclaim and strengthen their place in the nation's political and civic life"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Bruce L. R
Dewey number
378.73
LC call number
LC173
LC item number
.S59 2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mayer, Jeremy D
  • Fritschler, A. Lee
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Education, Higher
Label
Closed minds? : politics and ideology in American universities, Bruce L.R. Smith, Jeremy D. Mayer, A. Lee Fritschler, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-268) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Higher education and the "culture wars" -- Emergence of the U.S. research university -- Transformations of academic culture after World War II -- Political attitudes of American professors: results of a 2007 national survey -- The politics of politics in the classroom -- Conservative activism in higher education: the Pennsylvania hearings on academic freedom -- Much ado about little: student perspectives on classroom bias -- Do universities discriminate in hiring? -- Conclusions
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000123845
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780815780281
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008020085
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000123845
Label
Closed minds? : politics and ideology in American universities, Bruce L.R. Smith, Jeremy D. Mayer, A. Lee Fritschler, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-268) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Higher education and the "culture wars" -- Emergence of the U.S. research university -- Transformations of academic culture after World War II -- Political attitudes of American professors: results of a 2007 national survey -- The politics of politics in the classroom -- Conservative activism in higher education: the Pennsylvania hearings on academic freedom -- Much ado about little: student perspectives on classroom bias -- Do universities discriminate in hiring? -- Conclusions
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000123845
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780815780281
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008020085
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000123845

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