The calling of education : the academic ethic and other essays on higher education (Book, 1997) [WorldCat.org]
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The calling of education : the academic ethic and other essays on higher education

Author: Edward Shils, sociology; Steven Grosby
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Featuring the writing of Edward Shils on the topic of education, this text articulates the ethical demands of the academic profession, directing attention to the integration of teaching and research.  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Shils, sociology; Steven Grosby
ISBN: 0226753387 9780226753386 0226753395 9780226753393
OCLC Number: 906738982
Description: XIV, 294 p. ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword by Joseph Epstein Introduction by Steven Grosby The Academic Ethic The Criteria of Academic Appointment Do We Still Need Academic Freedom? The Eighth Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities: "Render unto Caesar..." -Government, Society, and the Universities in Their Reciprocal Rights and Duties The Idea of the University: Obstacles and Opportunities in Contemporary Societies The Modern University and Liberal Democracy Index
Responsibility: Edward Shils ; ed., and with an introd., by Steven Grosby ; forew. by Joseph Epstein.
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