Traveling Through the Boondocks

Traveling Through the Boondocks

In and Out of Academic Hierarchy

eBook - 2000
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Univ of New York Press
Wry and honest essays on the everyday conditions of professional life at a "second-rate" university, with implications for our understanding of higher education in general.

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Recounting his tour of duty at a previous institution, Caesar (American Literature, Mukogawa Women's U.) upturns the idyllic image of teaching at an intimate small college by discussing the exclusion experienced by faculty members at a US university that enjoys no reputation or distinction. The slights range from lack of employment consideration, and conferences in which only elite institutions get to appear on stage. He does not include an index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©2000
ISBN: 9780585429274
Characteristics: 1 online resource (viii, 203 pages)


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