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University reform : the founding of the American Association of University Professors

Author: Hans-Joerg Tiede
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015.
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"The American Association of University Professors (AAUP) was founded to advance the professionalization of America's faculty. University Reform examines the social and intellectual circumstances that led to the organization's initial development, as well as its work to defend academic freedom. It explores the AAUP's subsequent response to World War I and the first Red Scare. It also describes the founders' efforts,
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hans-Joerg Tiede
ISBN: 9781421418261 1421418266
OCLC Number: 907657566
Description: xi, 269 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. No Hired Man: Faculty and the Development of Higher Education --
2. University Reform: Governance and Academic Freedom --
3. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching --
4. The Committee of Nine --
5. The Founding of the AAUP --
6. First Investigations and the Committee of Fifteen --
7. The 1915 Declaration of Principles on Academic Freedom and Academic Tenure --
8. The Goal of Investigations and the Early Development of Academic Due Process --
9. Academic Freedom in the Age of Repression --
10. Academic Unrest --
11. The Growth and Development of the Association.
Responsibility: Hans-Joerg Tiede ; foreword by Michael Bérubé.
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Lovejoy and James McKeen Cattell, in securing a greater role for faculty in the government of colleges and universities.  Read more...

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... meticulously researched and absorbing history... The Weekly Standard Tiede has done a superb job of illuminating the Association's early years. But his investigation does more: it instigates Read more...

 
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