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Deans of Men and the Shaping of Modern College Culture

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Deans of men in American colleges and universities were created in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries to help manage a growing student population. The early deans often had a personality that allowed them to engage easily with students. Over time, many deans saw their offices increase in size and responsibility. The profession grew slowly but by the 1940’s d ...more
Hardcover, 232 pages
Published November 15th 2010 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published January 1st 2010)
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Many books have helped develop an understanding of the unique role of the deans of women which were once commonplace at America's Colleges and Universities, but the deans of men have been much less documented. While the deans of women are, in some manner, more captivating to the imagination as they were once one of the earliest forms of female based administration, Schwartz does something essential - he charts the rise and fall of the deans of men as a separate entity. Through careful examinatio ...more
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