Taking a clear-eyed look at American higher education over the last twenty years, Donoghue outlines a web of forces--social, political, and institutional--dismantling the professoriate. Today, fewer than 30 percent of college and university teachers are tenured or on tenure tracks, and signs point to a future where professors will disappear. --from publisher descriptionRohde, Deborah C. In Pursuit ofKnowledge: Scholars, Status, and Academic Culture. Stanford ... Stanford University Press, 2006. ... The University:An Ownera#39;s Manual. ... ForaProfit Higher Education: Developing a WorldaClass Wor/eforce.
|Title||:||The Last Professors|
|Publisher||:||Fordham Univ Press - 2008|