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Cultures of Anyone: A Proposal for Encounters

Luis Moreno-Caballud

in Cultures of Anyone: Studies on Cultural Democratization in the Spanish Neoliberal Crisis

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781781381939
eISBN:
9781781382295
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381939.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This book concludes with a proposal that seeks to address the ways that categories like ‘cultures of anyone’ or ‘cultures of experts’ can help strengthen the democratization processes described in ... More


Storytracking the Arrernte through the Academic Bush

Sam D. Gill

in Storytracking: Texts, Stories, and Histories in Central Australia

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195115871
eISBN:
9780199853427
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195115871.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, World Religions

Existence of academies aims to bridge the gap between actuality and people's comprehension of it, but it is important to note that the reality of academic institutions is made possible by the ... More


Introduction: The Archaeology of Academia

KENNETH E. LEWIS

in Beneath the Ivory Tower: The Archaeology of Academia

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034225
eISBN:
9780813039602
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034225.003.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This book focuses on problems related to more specific issues, such as the nature of student life and accommodations, architectural form and function, medical ethics, sanitary reforms, social ... More


Introduction

James W. Dean Jr. and Deborah Y. Clarke

in The Insider's Guide to Working with Universities: Practical Insights for Board Members, Businesspeople, Entrepreneurs, Philanthropists, Alumni, Parents, and Administrators

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653419
eISBN:
9781469653433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653419.003.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

The Insider’s Guide to Working with Universities was written to help businesspeople, particularly board members and new academic leaders, who work with colleges and universities. The book gives them ... More


Institutions of the “Yes”

Dawne McCance

in The Reproduction of Life Death: Derrida's La vie la mort

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823283910
eISBN:
9780823286287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823283910.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Derrida returns to the questions of academic freedom, teaching as auto-reproduction, and the biological-biographical body by considering Nietzsche’s Ecce Homo before turning to his earlier (1872) On ... More


American Colleges and Universities

James W. Dean Jr. and Deborah Y. Clarke

in The Insider's Guide to Working with Universities: Practical Insights for Board Members, Businesspeople, Entrepreneurs, Philanthropists, Alumni, Parents, and Administrators

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653419
eISBN:
9781469653433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653419.003.0003
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

This chapter explores the differences among different types of colleges and universities, including large and small, public and private, and different missions (e.g., research versus doctoral versus ... More


Singing the Post-discrimination Blues: Notes for a Critique of Academic Meritocracy

Fiona Jenkins

in Women in Philosophy: What Needs to Change?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199325603
eISBN:
9780199369317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199325603.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter argues that despite the wide-spread institution of gender-blind procedures for appointments and promotions, meritocracy as it operates in academic institutions still fails to realise ... More


World Music And Globalization: West African Drum-Dance Ensembles

George Worlasi and Kwasi Dor

in West African Drumming and Dance in North American Universities: An Ethnomusicological Perspective

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781617039140
eISBN:
9781621039952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617039140.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Chapter 7 focuses on globalizing external factors—terrains, institutions, groups, and personalities—on the genre's development, and also examines ethnomusicological research on African rhythm and/or ... More


The Insider's Guide to Working with Universities: Practical Insights for Board Members, Businesspeople, Entrepreneurs, Philanthropists, Alumni, Parents, and Administrators

James W. Dean and Deborah Y. Clarke

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653419
eISBN:
9781469653433
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653419.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

Colleges and universities stand to benefit greatly when businesspeople engage with them, whether through governing boards, alumni associations, consulting arrangements, philanthropy, or other ... More


Is Bayh-Dole Good for Developing Countries? Lessons from the U.S. Experience

Anthony D. So, Bhaven N. Sampat, Arti K. Rai, Robert Cook-Deegan, Jerome H. Reichman, Robert Weissman, and Amy Kapczynski

in Intellectual Property Rights: Legal and Economic Challenges for Development

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199660759
eISBN:
9780191749186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660759.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

Often hailed as contributing to U.S. innovation, the Bayh-Dole Act, passed in 1980, encouraged U.S. universities to patent and license publicly funded inventions, often exclusively, to companies on ... More


Cyberscience: The Age of Digitized Collaboration?

Michael Nentwich

in Scientific Collaboration on the Internet

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262151207
eISBN:
9780262281041
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262151207.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter examines whether cyberscience has the potential to foster digitized collaboration in the field of scientific research. It examines how scientists and communication scholars are ... More


Inside the Black Box Schools, Centers, Degrees, and Curricula

James W. Dean Jr. and Deborah Y. Clarke

in The Insider's Guide to Working with Universities: Practical Insights for Board Members, Businesspeople, Entrepreneurs, Philanthropists, Alumni, Parents, and Administrators

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653419
eISBN:
9781469653433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653419.003.0004
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

This chapter goes inside academic institutions and describes schools, centers, institutes, degree programs, and administrative units that comprise a university. We also discuss how curriculum is ... More


Time, Labor, and “Alternate Careers” in Digital Humanities Knowledge Work

Julia Flanders

in Debates in the Digital Humanities

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677948
eISBN:
9781452948379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677948.003.0029
Subject:
Education, Philosophy and Theory of Education

Most people perceive the university as an institution composed of professional faculty whose job is to teach students and to perform research. However, this idealized view stands in for the real ... More


Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne: An Overview of More Than 30 Years of Franco-British Partnerships1

Renaud Le Goix, Pascal de Vareilles-Sommières, and Christine Mengin

in Franco-British Academic Partnerships: The Next Chapter: The Next Chapter

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316630
eISBN:
9781846316777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316777.013
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter explores assesses Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne's 30-year history of partnerships with academic institutions in the United Kingdom. It addresses the profile of British student intake at ... More


Co-writing about co-producing musical heritage: what happens when musicians and academics work together?

John Ball, Tony Bowring, Fay Hield, and Kate Pahl

in Heritage as Community Research: Legacies of Co-Production

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447345299
eISBN:
9781447345343
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345299.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Methodology and Statistics

This chapter examines the process of researching how to transmit musical heritage through the process of co-writing. The Transmitting Musical Heritage project team involved a number of different ... More


More on the History of the Japan Society for Animation Studies: Historic Essentials of Animation Studies

Hiroshi Ikeda

in Japanese Animation: East Asian Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617038099
eISBN:
9781621039594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617038099.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This chapter focuses on the establishment and history of the Japan Society for Animation Studies, including its past and present activities. It first provides an overview of the past research ... More


Tamson Pietsch, Empire of Scholars: Universities, Networks and the British Academic World 1850–1939 (Manchester/New York: Manchester University Press, 2013). ISBN: 9780719085024

Sheldon Rothblatt

in History of Universities: Volume XXIX / 1

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198779919
eISBN:
9780191825927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198779919.003.0015
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the practice of ‘networking’ between and across universities and other academic institutions. It draws from Tamson Pietsch's Empire of Scholars: Universities, Networks and the ... More


Surveying Your Community

Kim Bobo and Marién Casillas Pabellón

in The Worker Center Handbook: A Practical Guide for Starting and Building the New Labor Movement

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781501704475
eISBN:
9781501705892
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501704475.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This chapter offers guidelines for surveying a community as the first step in starting a worker center. It considers the key questions around scope and focus that must be answered to help focus ... More


Time and Place: Why Vocation Is Crucial to Undergraduate Education Today

David S. Cunningham

in At This Time and In This Place: Vocation and Higher Education

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780190243920
eISBN:
9780190243951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190243920.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter begins by taking note of the current national discussion about the purposes and significance of higher education. It observes that, among other things, colleges and universities provide ... More


A National User Facility That Fits on Your Desk: The Evolution of Collaboratories at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

James D. Myers

in Scientific Collaboration on the Internet

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262151207
eISBN:
9780262281041
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262151207.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter describes how the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s (PNNL) Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory (EMSL) was established to encourage collaboratories within scientific ... More


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