Higher ground : ethics and leadership in the modern university / Nannerl O. Keohane.

"Nannerl O. Keohane, a political theorist who served as president of Wellesley College and Duke University, has firsthand knowledge of the challenges facing modern universities: rising costs, the temptations of "corporatization," consumerist students, nomadic faculty members, and a be...

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Main Author: Keohane, Nannerl O., 1940-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Durham : Duke University Press, 2006.
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Summary:"Nannerl O. Keohane, a political theorist who served as president of Wellesley College and Duke University, has firsthand knowledge of the challenges facing modern universities: rising costs, the temptations of "corporatization," consumerist students, nomadic faculty members, and a bewildering wave of new technologies. Her views on these issues and on the role and future of higher education are captured in Higher Ground, a collection of speeches and essays that she wrote over a twenty-year period."--Jacket.
Physical Description:viii, 284 pages ; 25 cm
Also issued online.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-275) and index.
ISBN:9780822337867
082233786X