ERIC Number: EJ572065
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
"Consensual" Relations in the Academy: Gender, Power, and Sexuality.
Lane, Ann J.
Academe, v84 n5 p24-31 Sep-Oct 1998
Examines ethos of sexual relations between students and faculty members, particularly as it relates to female students and professors. The discussion covers university policies, the imbalance of power and a betrayal of trust, opposition to and benefits of regulations, student-initiated relationships, professorial authority, gender and cultural expectations, and sexualization of the student-teacher relationship. (CH)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue, "Consenting Adults? Sex and the Academy."