ERIC Number: ED464567
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
Higher Education Law: The Faculty.
Poskanzer, Steven G.
Legal requirements and lawsuits have become an established part of the U.S. higher education. This book was written to help faculty and administrators navigate critical legal issues pertaining to faculty activities and avoid potential legal pitfalls. The chapters are: (1) The Lay of the Land; (2) Scholarship; (3) In the Classroom; (4) Faculty as Institutional Citizens; (5) Faculty as Public Citizens; and (6) Faculty as Employees. An epilogue discusses Final Observations on Faculty Law. (Contains 1,014 endnotes.) (SLD)
Descriptors: College Faculty, Court Litigation, Employer Employee Relationship, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Higher Education, Legal Problems, Legal Responsibility, Scholarship
Johns Hopkins University Press, 2715 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218-4363 (paperback: ISBN-0-8018-6749-5, $19.95; hardcover: ISBN-0-8018-6748-7, $45). Tel: 410-516-6900; Fax: 410-516-6968; Web site: http://www.press.jhu.edu/press/contact/index.htm.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners; Teachers
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