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ERIC Number: EJ038657
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1971
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The University and the Professional Model: Amplification on a Magnification
Lewis, Lionel S.
American Behavioral Scientist, 14, 4, 541-562, Mar-Apr 71
An examination of letters of recommendations written by English literature and chemistry professors for colleagues seeking academic positions in other universities revealed that particularism, nonprofessional and, perhaps, irrational factors were as much a part of the evaluation of their colleagues as were criteria usually thought to be germane to the research and teaching functions. (Author/MB)
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