ERIC Number: ED130579
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
The Colleges and the Courts: Faculty and Staff before the Bench. Updating Supplement.
Chambers, M. M.
This document is an updating supplement to a 1973 volume of the same title and is intended to cover the various aspects of court action effecting higher education, and particularly the faculty and staff for the period 1973-76. The areas discussed include the inception of contracts; due process in nonrenewal of nontenure contracts and probationary contracts; tenure, compensation, promotion; discharge for cause, with due process; retirement; sex, race, national origin, and age discrimination; freedom of expression; collective and individual faculty power; collective bargaining; faculty strikes; nonacademic staff members; and the president, administrative staff, and board members. In each area specific cases are cited and precedents set are discussed. (JMF)
Descriptors: Collective Bargaining, Contracts, Court Litigation, Due Process, Faculty, Faculty Organizations, Freedom of Speech, Higher Education, Legal Problems, Negotiation Agreements, Personnel, Sex Discrimination, Social Discrimination, Strikes, Teacher Dismissal, Teachers, Tenure
Department of Educational Administration, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois 61761 ($3.00)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Univ., Normal. Dept. of Educational Administration.