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Author Chace, William M., author

Title 100 semesters : my adventures as student, professor, and university president, and what I learned along the way / William M. Chace
Published Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2006]
©2006
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 354 pages)
Contents I knew exactly what I was doing -- Haverford: the guilty reminder -- And all will be well -- The readiness is all -- Berkeley: thoroughly unready -- The discipline of literature -- A new kind of proletariat -- Going south -- Reading in jail -- Poetry and politics -- The storehouse of knowledge -- Unfolding the origami of teaching -- Tenure and its discontents -- Tenure tested -- Teaching and its discontents -- The English department in disarray -- Why join the administration? -- Exchanging reflection for action -- Diversity university -- Marching to a different drummer -- The puzzle of leadership -- Looking at success; looking at failure -- Learning and then leaving -- A school with aspirations -- Being a proprietor -- Real power and imaginary power -- "A king of infinite space."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Chace, William M.
Education, Higher -- United States.
Universities and colleges -- United States.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2006000727
ISBN 1400827302 (electronic bk.)
9781400827305 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles My adventures as student, professor, and university president, and what I learned along the way
One hundred semesters