Slow Professor
  • Author : Maggie Berg
  • Release Date : 01 January 2016
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Genre : Education
  • Pages : 126
  • ISBN 13 : 9781442645561
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In The Slow Professor, Maggie Berg and Barbara K. Seeber discuss how adopting the principles of the Slow movement in academic life can counter the erosion of humanistic education.

Slow Professor

Slow Professor

Author : Maggie Berg,Barbara Seeber
Publisher : University of Toronto Press
Genre : Education
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In The Slow Professor, Maggie Berg and Barbara K. Seeber discuss how adopting the principles of the Slow movement in academic life can counter the erosion of humanistic education....

The Slow Professor

The Slow Professor

Author : Maggie Berg,Barbara K. Seeber
Publisher : University of Toronto Press
Genre : Education
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If there is one sector of society that should be cultivating deep thought in itself and others, it is academia. Yet the corporatisation of the contemporary university has sped up the clock, demanding increased speed and efficiency from faculty regardless of the consequences for education and scholarship. In The Slow ...

The Slow Professor

The Slow Professor

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Author : Mary Evans
Publisher : A&C Black
Genre : Education
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"The more it costs, the less it's worth." (Student slogan, London, 2003) "We are told that this world represents our best hope for intellectual vitality and creativity. We are also told that we should pay more to enter it and experience its rich resources. Yet those rich resources are increasingly marginalized ...

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Author : Rena Seltzer
Publisher : Stylus Publishing, LLC
Genre : Business & Economics
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If you find yourself thinking or saying any of the following, this is a book you need to pick up. I know or suspect that I am underpaid, but I hate negotiating. I do everything else first and then write in the time left over. I’m not sure exactly ...

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Author : Catherine E. Karkov
Publisher : Boydell & Brewer
Genre : History
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A powerful claim for the virtues of a more thoughtful and collegiate approach to the academy today....

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Author : Frank Donoghue
Publisher : Fordham Univ Press
Genre : Education
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“What makes the modern university different from any other corporation?” asked Columbia’s Andrew Delbanco recently in the New York Times. “There is more and more reason to think: less and less,” he answered. In this provocative book, Frank Donoghue shows how this growing corporate culture of higher education threatens ...

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Author : Luiz Otávio Barros
Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Genre : Academic language
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The Only Academic Phrasebook You'll Ever Need is a short, no-nonsense, reader-friendly bank of academic sentence templates. It was written for both graduate and undergraduate students who already know the basics of academic writing but may still struggle to express their ideas using the right words. The Only Academic Phrasebook ...