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ERIC Number: EJ499553
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-1068-1027
Five Misconceptions about Tenure.
Benjamin, Ernst
Trusteeship, v3 n1 p16-21 Jan-Feb 1995
This article addresses five misconceptions relating to academic tenure, arguing against the notions that tenure is no longer necessary for the defense of academic freedom; is simply job security and exchangeable for other benefits; diminishes academic quality; is no longer feasible because of the elimination of mandatory retirement; and is a principal source of institutional inflexibility. (MDM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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