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Author Schuster, Jack H., author.

Title The American faculty : the restructuring of academic work and careers / Jack H. Schuster, Martin J. Finkelstein ; in collaboration with Jesus Francisco Galaz-Fontes, Mandy Liu.

Publication Info. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (601 pages) : illustrations
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [539]-555) and index.
Contents Establishing the framework -- The American faculty in perspective -- The professoriate in profile -- The changing complexion of faculty work -- Academic culture and values and the quality of work life -- The changing academic career -- The revolution in academic appointments: a closer look -- Compensation and academic careers: trends and issues -- Pathways to the professoriate -- American academic life restructured -- What's ahead? agendas for policy analysis, research, and action on academic staffing.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Universities and colleges -- United States -- Faculty.
College teachers -- Professional relationships -- United States.
College teachers -- Workload -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Finkelstein, Martin J., 1949- author.
Galaz Fontes, Jesús Francisco, collaborator.
Liu, Mandy, collaborator.
Other Form: Print version: Schuster, Jack H. American faculty : the restructuring of academic work and careers. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006 xxiii, 572 pages ; 25 cm 9780801891038 (OCoLC)ocm60589041
ISBN 0801882834 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781421402079 (e-book)

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