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

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

Label
100 semesters : my adventures as student, professor, and university president, and what I learned along the way
Title
100 semesters
Title remainder
my adventures as student, professor, and university president, and what I learned along the way
Statement of responsibility
William M. Chace
Title variation
One hundred semesters
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chace, William M
Dewey number
378.73
Index
index present
LC call number
LA227.3
LC item number
.C455 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education, Higher
  • Universities and colleges
  • Chace, William M
Label
100 semesters : my adventures as student, professor, and university president, and what I learned along the way, William M. Chace
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
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."
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 354 p.
Isbn
9780691127255
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006000727
Other control number
9780691127255
System control number
  • ocm62896448
  • (OCoLC)62896448
  • 697068
Label
100 semesters : my adventures as student, professor, and university president, and what I learned along the way, William M. Chace
Publication
Bibliography note
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."
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 354 p.
Isbn
9780691127255
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006000727
Other control number
9780691127255
System control number
  • ocm62896448
  • (OCoLC)62896448
  • 697068

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