The Academic Profession

The Academic Profession : The Professoriate in Crisis

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First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 396 pages
  • 152 x 229mm | 730g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138965723
  • 9781138965720

Table of contents

ContentsVolume Introduction, Philip G. Altbach and Martin J. Finkelstein
1. Historical Context
Problems and Possibilities: The U.S. Academic Profession, Philip G. Altback
The Emergence of the Modern Academic Role, Martin J. Finkelstein
2. The Structure of Academic Careers
The Academic Career as a Developmental Process: Implications for Higher Education, Roger G. Baldwin and Robert T. Blackburn
Employment Profiles of Part-Timers, Judith M. Gappa and David W. Leslie.
3. Academic Culture and Socialization
Professorial Attitudes-An International Survey, Philip G. Altbach and Lionel S. Lewis
The Ties of Association, Burton R. Clark
Conceptualizing Faculty Socialization, William G. Tierney and Robert A. Rhoades
Tenure: A Summary, Explanation, and "Defense"
4. Rewards and the Academic Marketplace
The Flow of Faculty to and from Academe, Howard R. Bowen and Jack H. Schuster
Change in the Academic Marketplace: Faculty Mobility in the 1980s, Dolores L. Burke
The Value of Teaching, Research, and Service, James S. Fairweather
5. Faculty at Work: Teaching, Research, and Service
New Faculty as Teachers, Robert Boice
Faculty Research, Robert T. Blackburn and Janet H. Lawrence
Perspectives on the Professional Socialization of Women Faculty: A Case of Accumulative Disadvantage? Shirley M. Clark and Mary Corcoran
Are Women Changing the Nature of the Academic Profession? Ana Maria Turner Lomperis
Entry into Academia: Effects of Stratification, Geography and Ecology, Robert McGinnis and J. Scott Long
Charting the Changes in Junior Faculty: Relationships Among Socialization, Acculturation, and Gender, Anne Reynolds
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