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Remaking The American University

Market-smart And Mission-centered

by Robert Zemsky

  • 184 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organization & management of education,
  • Universities / polytechnics,
  • United States,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Aims and objectives,
  • Higher,
  • Education,
  • USA,
  • Education, Higher,
  • Administration - General,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Educational change

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8026144M
    ISBN 100813536243
    ISBN 109780813536248

      She is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of History and the African American Studies Program at Boston University. Her book, Remaking Black Power: How Black Women Transformed an Era (UNC Press, ), is the first comprehensive study of Black women’s intellectual production and activism in the Black Power era. Dr. Farmer’s. Cheap Textbook Rental for REMAKING AMERICAN UNIVERSITY by ZEMSKY 05 , Save up to 90% and get free return shipping. Order today for the cheapest textbook prices.

    Chris’ books include Mapping Multiculturalism (edited with Avery Gordon), The Emerson Effect: Individualism and Submission in America (Chicago, ), Ivy and Industry: Business and the Making of the American University, (Duke, ), and Unmaking the Public University: The Forty Year Assault on the Middle Class (Harvard, ). His. Research Interests and Current Projects. Dr. Zemsky’s most recent book, The College Stress Test (Johns Hopkins University Press, ), analyzes market stresses that threaten the viability of some colleges and universities, and provides a predictive tool to measure an institution's risk of is also the author of The Structure of College Choice (), Structure and Coherence.

    But it wasn’t until I became a student in an American university and was taught British history from an outsider’s perspective that I really started to understand the racial violence that scars British history. As a child I grew up with a school curriculum that totally glossed over British colonialism and British slavery. Remaking the American Mainstream book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In this age of multicultural democracy, the idea of assim /5(1).


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