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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 80–106.
Published: 01 November 2015
... candidate valuation —this article poses an argument in favor of structural changes to the hiring process that would democratize faculty bodies at so-called top US institutions as well as throughout the academy. Jeffrey Herlihy-Mera Academic Imperialism; or, Replacing Nonrepresentative Elites...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 129–135.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Timothy Burke Burke 129 Timothy Burke The Obligations of Academic Freedom Many academics, including myself, rise to defend “academic freedom” in response to claims that professoriate is too “liberal.” The concept...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 137–142.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Eric Leuschner Leuschner 137 Eric Leuschner Academic Memoir (on Elaine Showalter, Faculty Towers: The Academic Novel and Its Discontents [Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2005]) Elaine Showalter wants you to know...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 143–152.
Published: 01 November 2006
... University: Right to Philosophy 2, trans. Jan Plug, et al. [Stanford: Stanford UP, 2004]; Ravinder Kaur Sidhu, Universities and Globalization: To Market, To Market [Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum, 2006]; Sheila Slaughter and Gary Rhoades, Academic Capitalism and the New Economy: Markets...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 159–163.
Published: 01 May 2009
...-Committed Academic Labor Graduate workers have enough professional organizations—what we need are unions that win gains and exert collective worker power on the job.1 Organizing graduate workers’ unions that can do these things also necessitates reorganizing our relationships to...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 191–196.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Katie Hogan © 2009 the minnesota review 2009 Katie Hogan What Is Criticism on Academic Labor For? There is a new criticism of academic labor, advocating both respect for intellectual work and equitable material conditions for students and faculty. This latest strand of criticism...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 97–107.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Charlotte A. Kunkel; Sheila Radford-Hill Scholars often debate the history of academic freedom, including efforts across the political spectrum to redefine its policies and practices. One fact that is sometimes overlooked in these debates is that students' educational experiences a re regularly and...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 113–136.
Published: 01 November 2012
... sensationalism, a carnivalesque dinner party of festivity enjoyed by academics, media practitioners, and other cultural workers — the “discourse owners” of China’s global “cultural soft power” or “discourse power,” to use the new buzzwords. Missing, however, are well-grounded and seriously thought-out responses...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 79–101.
Published: 01 November 2013
.... Unlike many contemporary thinkers on the academic left, Dean defines politics in terms of fundamental antagonism and advocates a return to party hierarchy and structure, which she is convinced are essential for achieving egalitarian goals. The interview helps connect the ideas threading through Dean’s...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 137–156.
Published: 01 November 2012
..., paradoxically producing more terrorists. He also touches on the principles of managing his distinguished academic journal Critical Inquiry . © 2012 by Virginia Tech 2012 Works Cited Bucknell Brad Wiesenthal Christine Mitchell W. J. T. . 2000 . “ An Interview with W. J. T. Mitchell...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 155–159.
Published: 01 November 2006
... outside world—if it ever existed, exists no more. Higher education in this country is a colossal industry, increasingly ruled by the imperatives of the marketplace. Academic freedom is threatened, not by graduate student assistants (GAs) demanding input into decisions that affect their working...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 95–111.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Association of Women Legal Advocacy Fund , 2004 . Bauer Dale . “ Academic Housework: Women's Studies and Second Shifting .” Women's Studies on Its Own . Ed. Wiegman Robyn . Durham : Duke UP , 2004 . 245 - 257 . Bird Sharon Litt Jacquelyn Wang Yong . “ Creating Status of...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 199–205.
Published: 01 November 2007
... . Fish Stanley . `` Consequences .'' Critical Inquiry 11 ( March 1985 ): 433 - 58 . Graff Gerald . Clueless in Academe: How Schooling Obscures the Life of the Mind . New Haven : Yale UP , 2003 . Sacks Oliver . `` The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat .'' The Man Who...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 308–318.
Published: 01 May 2009
... than 1,300 Institutions . 18 Apr. 2008 . < http://chronicle.com/weekly/v54/i32/32a02001.htm >. Harvey David . Conditions of Postmodernity: An Enquiry into the Origins of Cultural Change . Cambridge, MA : Blackwell , 1989 . Keller George . Academic Strategy: The...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 165–169.
Published: 01 November 2009
..., abetted by the explosion of information in recent decades, has generated not simply duplication of discoveries, long a familiar phenomenon, but also of entire fields. Several academic areas devoted to the study of human-animal relationships have emerged almost simultaneously in recent decades...
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the minnesota review (2010) 2010 (75): 5–6.
Published: 01 November 2010
... after eighteen years of exceptional leadership and pioneering vision in the field of academic and literary editing. His ability to spot trends and to cultivate lively academic writing has made the minnesota review an influential and respected voice in academic criticism, even as it continued to...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 159.
Published: 01 November 2013
... © 2013 Virginia Tech 2013 Books Received the minnesota review welcomes proposals for reviews of these and other recent academic books as well as journals, significant articles, and other works reflecting cultural and intellectual cur- rents. For reviews, we much prefer overviews to...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 51–60.
Published: 01 November 2007
... computer should do. Ad copy for Honeywell. Things have changed a lot since 1968. But academic publishing still moves slowly. In perverse reversal of the history of money, intellectual currency is suspect if not backed by the solidity of paper. That’s what I’m here to write...
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the minnesota review (2010) 2010 (75): 143–144.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... Mikics, David. Who Was Jacques Derrida? New Haven: Yale UP, 2009. Nelson, Cary. No University Is an Island: Saving Academic Freedom. New York: NYU P, 2010. O’Donnell, Patrick. The American Novel Now: Reading Contemporary American Fiction since 1980. New York: Wiley...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 123–127.
Published: 01 November 2006
...— publisher of FrontPage Magazine, founder of the Scaife-funded Center for the Study of Popular Culture, author of The Professors and nearly a dozen other reactionary screeds, and formulator of the Academic Bill of Rights (ABOR)—managed yet to marginalize himself by his own shrill rhetoric? Doesn’t...