9780415932196

Tenure on Trial: Case Studies of Change in Faculty Appointment Policies

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  • ISBN13:

    9780415932196

  • ISBN10:

    041593219X

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2001-10-12
  • Publisher: RoutledgeFalmer

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Summary

This book examines how and why colleges abolish or institute tenure by profiling four colleges: two that moved from tenure to term contracts and two that moved from contracts to tenure.

Table of Contents

Introduction
3(12)
Tenure and Contract Systems: An Overview
15(30)
Scott College
45(24)
Rowlette College
69(28)
Lakeview College
97(28)
Accomac College
125(26)
How Did these Colleges Move in Opposite Directions?
151(22)
Conclusions
173(14)
Appendix: Research Design and Methodology 187(22)
References 209(10)
Index 219

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