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Edward Hicks: Pacifist Bishop at War: The Diaries of a World War One Bishop. Universities & Students: Rights, Responsibilities & Remedies.
If universities are of value to the community, that value needs to be defined and constantly monitored. Edward Hicks: Pacifist Bishop at War: The Diaries of a World War One Bishop. The Good, The Bad The Moral Dilemma.
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Academics’ deep identification with their work means that the failure of a book proposal, grant application or promotion request can cut deeply. But in a competitive profession, such knock-backs are inevitable. Here, six academics recall their most traumatic rejection – and how they got over it.
Gillian Evans examines how far the traditional purposes of the universities are still relevant to their encounters with the .
Gillian Evans examines how far the traditional purposes of the universities are still relevant to their encounters with the changed priorities of the modern world. Increasingly, it seems, academia is expected to engage with the 'real world'. The bones of this book are briefly set out. Universities are there to teach students and award degrees; and society needs a qualified workforce. Questia is operated by Cengage Learning.
Evans is a Cambridge Fellow who is the Public Policy Secretary of the Council for Academic Freedom and Academic Standards. She has thirty years' experience of teaching in HE and substantial 'case experience'. Jaswinder Gill is a leading solicitor specialising in student cases and is currently acting for 4 former students of South Thames College in their action for ?500,000 of compensation.
Individual chapters address: values and the world of scholarship, academic freedom and professional ethics, value for money, and the public interest.
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