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Author Nelson, Cary.
Title Academic keywords : a devil's dictionary for higher education / Cary Nelson and Stephen Watt.
Imprint New York : Routledge, 1999.

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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 336 pages)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-328) and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Universities and colleges -- Terminology.
Genre Terminology.
Contents Academic departments -- Academic freedom -- Accountability -- Activity fees -- Admininstative perks -- Affirmative action -- Alternative careers -- American Association of University Professors -- America's fast-food discipline -- Apprentices -- Attrition rates -- Cafeteries -- Company towns -- Corporate university -- Debt -- Disciplinary organizations -- Distance learning -- Doctoral dissertations -- Downsizing -- Electronic mail -- Faculty -- Graduate student unions -- Job system -- Lobbying -- Mentoring -- Merit pay -- Modern Language Association -- Moonlighting -- National Association of Scholars -- Outsourcing -- Part-time faculty -- Peer reviewing -- Ph. D. in the side pocket -- Promotion reviews -- Research -- Responsibility centered management -- Robber baron universities -- Scholary books -- Sexual harassment -- Spousal hiring -- Superstars -- Teaching -- Teaching versus research -- Teamsters Union -- Tenure -- Tuition -- Yuppies.
Summary Annotation Academic Keywords takes an honest look at the state of academia today. Arranged alphabetically, this insightful reference features many of the hottest buzzwords on campuses.
Other Author Watt, Stephen, 1951-
Other Title Print version: Nelson, Cary. Academic keywords. New York : Routledge, 1999 041592202X