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Author Chace, William M.

Title 100 semesters : my adventures as student, professor, and university president, and what I learned along the way / William M. Chace.

Publication Info. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2006]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  378.73 CHA    AVAILABLE
Description viii, 354 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents I knew exactly what I was doing -- Haverford : the guilty reminder -- And all will be well -- The readiness is all -- Berkeley : thoroughly unready -- The discipline of literature -- A new kind of proletariat -- Going south -- Reading in jail -- Poetry and politics -- The storehouse of knowledge -- Unfolding the origami of teaching -- Tenure and its discontents -- Tenure tested -- Teaching and its discontents -- The English department in disarray -- Why join the administration? -- Exchanging reflection for action -- Diversity university -- Marching to a different drummer -- The puzzle of leadership -- Looking at success; looking at failure -- Learning and then leaving -- A school with aspirations -- Being a proprietor -- Real power and imaginary power -- "A king of infinite space."
Subject Chace, William M.
Education, Higher -- United States.
Universities and colleges -- United States.
Added Title One hundred semesters
ISBN 0691127255 hardcover alkaline paper
9780691127255 hardcover alkaline paper

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