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Manifesto of a Tenured Radical (Cultural Front)

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In an age when innovative scholarly work is at an all-time high, the academy itself is being rocked by structural change. Funding is plummeting. Tenure increasingly seems a prospect for only the elite few. Ph.D.'s are going begging for even adjunct work. Into this tumult steps Cary Nelson, with a no- holds-barred account of recent developments in higher education.

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Paperback, 254 pages
Published April 1st 1997 by New York University Press
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