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Letter to the alumni

Author: John Hersey
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1970.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hersey, John, 1914-1993.
Letter to the alumni.
New York : Knopf, 1970
(OCoLC)592355840
Online version:
Hersey, John, 1914-1993.
Letter to the alumni.
New York : Knopf, 1970
(OCoLC)608473963
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Hersey
ISBN: 0394468430 9780394468433
OCLC Number: 130097
Description: 145 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Dear alumnus of Pierson --
On bullshit --
Color line --
The Rackely case --
A survival that is worth it. Purification by experience ; An end to numbness ; Death to hypocrisy ; The sword that hangs ; A simple life ; The sexual "revolution" ; Relating and helping ; The generations ; Hyper-energy ; Jocks ; Communication ; Who's in charge here? ; Student power ; Toward community --
Confrontational hysteria --
The Brewster statement --
Mayday --
Controlling violence --Where do we go from here? Can private universities survive? Relevance to what ; The urban university ; Admissions ; The departmental anachronism ; Tenure --
Working within the system --
American repression --
A survival that is worth it (reprise).
Responsibility: John Hersey.

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