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The Resource Big man on campus : a university president speaks out on higher education, Stephen Joel Trachtenberg with Tansy Howard Blumer

Big man on campus : a university president speaks out on higher education, Stephen Joel Trachtenberg with Tansy Howard Blumer

Label
Big man on campus : a university president speaks out on higher education
Title
Big man on campus
Title remainder
a university president speaks out on higher education
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Joel Trachtenberg with Tansy Howard Blumer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trachtenberg, Stephen Joel
Dewey number
378.73
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blumer, Tansy Howard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Education, Higher
Label
Big man on campus : a university president speaks out on higher education, Stephen Joel Trachtenberg with Tansy Howard Blumer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Contents
Enrollment is life -- Young enough to still do some damage -- Believe in the unproven -- To get things done, risk being wrong -- Don't make everybody mad at you at the same time -- No tired bureaucrats need apply -- The best four years of your life are the next four years of your life, forever -- Faculty engagements -- Schmoozing for dollars -- Seize the day -- Descartes goes into a bar and orders a martini -- The virtues of college athletics -- The bride is too beautiful -- You can't anticipate every crisis -- The benefits of being a twentieth-century man -- The ideal university? -- Perpetual institutions, mortal leaders
Control code
173299408
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone hardcover ed.
Extent
xiii, 266 pages
Isbn
9781416557197
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007039377
System control number
(OCoLC)173299408
Label
Big man on campus : a university president speaks out on higher education, Stephen Joel Trachtenberg with Tansy Howard Blumer
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Contents
Enrollment is life -- Young enough to still do some damage -- Believe in the unproven -- To get things done, risk being wrong -- Don't make everybody mad at you at the same time -- No tired bureaucrats need apply -- The best four years of your life are the next four years of your life, forever -- Faculty engagements -- Schmoozing for dollars -- Seize the day -- Descartes goes into a bar and orders a martini -- The virtues of college athletics -- The bride is too beautiful -- You can't anticipate every crisis -- The benefits of being a twentieth-century man -- The ideal university? -- Perpetual institutions, mortal leaders
Control code
173299408
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone hardcover ed.
Extent
xiii, 266 pages
Isbn
9781416557197
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007039377
System control number
(OCoLC)173299408

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