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ERIC Number: EJ586098
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1051-3310
The Department That Fell to Earth: The Deflation of Duke English.
Yaffe, David
Lingua Franca: the review of academic life, v9 n1 p24-31 Feb 1999
Recounts the rapid rise and recent decline of the once highly regarded Duke University (North Carolina) English department, characterized by disaffection and defection to other institutions of a large proportion of the faculty, disorganized teaching, and an unsettled curriculum. The perceptions of a number of the faculty involved are presented. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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