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by Michael Berube (Author), Cary Nelson (Author). ISBN-13: 978-0415908061. No mere rehashing of the PC debates, "Higher Education Under Fire connects differences over the curriculum to the current crisis in funding and thus helps us understand why it is actually difficult, in many places, for teachers to teach and students to learn.

Bérubé's third book, Life As We Know It: A Father, A Family, and an Exceptional Child, was published in 1996. Higher Education Under Fire: Politics, Economics, and the Crisis of the Humanities (1995) (with Cary Nelson). The Aesthetics of Cultural Studies (2004).

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By Michael Berube, Cary Nelson. Unlike popular Manichaean attacks on academia, Higher Education Under Fire offers a complex, nuanced diagnosis of the threats and opportunities confronting a vital but troubled American institution. analyzes the combined effects of the ideological and economic hits the academy has taken in the nineties. Michael Bérubé and Cary Nelson both teach at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Michael Bérubé and Cary Nelson both teach at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Michael Bérubé and Cary Nelson both teach at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. No mere rehashing of the PC debates, Higher Education Under Fire connects differences over the curriculum to the current crisis in funding and thus helps us understand why it is actually difficult, in many places, for teachers to teach and students to learn.

Recommended Citation. Berube, Michael and Nelson, Cary, "Higher Education Under Fire: Politics, Economics, and the Crisis of the Humanities" (1994).

The contributors to this collection explore why-and how-higher education in America under attack. Recommended Citation. Centers for Teaching and Technology - Book Library.

About the author (1995). Bibliographic information.

Michael Bérubé and Cary Nelson, e. Higher Education Under Fire: Politics, Economics, and the Crisis of the Humanities (New York: Routledge, 1995);Google Scholar. Mark William Roche, Why Choose the Liberal Arts? (South Bend, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2010). Regarding moral values, see Anthony T. Kronman, Education’s End: Why Our Colleges and Universities Have Given Up on the Meaning of Life (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2007);Google Scholar. Harry R. Lewis, Excellence Without a Soul: Does Liberal Education Have a Future? (New York: Public Affairs, 2007);Google Scholar.

Education under Fire : Politics, Economics, and the Crisis of the Humanities. The contributors to this collection explore why-and how-higher education in America under attack.

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The contributors to this collection explore why--and how--higher education in America under attack.
Higher Education Under Fire: Politics, Economics, and the Crisis of the Humanities download epub
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Author: Michael Berube,Cary Nelson
ISBN: 0415908051
Category: Humor & Entertainment
Subcategory: Pop Culture
Language: English
Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (November 11, 1994)
Pages: 400 pages