Encyclopedia of Diversity and Social Justice by Sherwood Thompson

By Sherwood Thompson

This encyclopedia includes over three hundred entries alphabetically prepared for simple use through students and basic readers alike. Thompson, assisted through a community of participants and specialists, offers a entire and systematic selection of exact entries that describe, intimately, very important range and social justice issues.

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A further argument holds that the tenure system creates organizational inefficiency and institutional rigidity, making the traditional postsecondary model unadaptable to market forces and ultimately unsustainable. Whether arguments about tenure’s economic cost are correct, they suggest that business-minded ends rather than ideological suppression are at the heart of the challenge to tenure. Tenure helps protect the professional status of academics, and the increase in adjunct faculty members has supported a bifurcation between two conceptions of academic labor: knowledge producers and knowledge transmitters.

New York: Oxford University Press. Foster, F. S. (1993). Written by herself: Literary production by African American women, 1746–1892. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. Hinks, P. P.  David Walker’s appeal to the coloured citizens of the world. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press. Mitchell, B. E.  Black abolitionism: A quest for human dignity. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books. Sellman, J. (2005). Abolitionism in the United States.  A. Appiah and H. L. Gates Jr.  8–15). New York: Oxford University Press.

S. Department of Education. asp? pubid=2012001. Springer, A. (2005). Washington, DC: American Association of University Professors. htm. Tierney, W. G. & Lechuga, V. M. (2005). Academic freedom in the 21st century. Thought and Action, 21, 7–22. pdf. Twigg, C. (2000). Who owns online courses and course materials? Intellectual property policies for a new learning environment. New York: Centre for Academic Transformation, Renesselaer Polytechnic Institute. Washburn, J. (2008). : The corporate corruption of higher education.

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