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ERIC Number: EJ1157038
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 9
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0818-8068
Affirming Humanity: A Case Study of the Activism of General/Professional Staff in the Academy
Lawless, Ann
Australian Universities' Review, v59 n2 p50-58 2017
General/professional staff are activists in Australian universities. Their activism has seldom been researched in scholarly approaches in higher education studies nor in activism studies. General/professional staff occupy a unique place in the labour force of higher education, and may work in a wide range of professions and trades. A case study of activism undertaken by 'Rosemary' is presented. A number of features of activism in the academy are revealed in the case study
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia
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