ERIC Number: EJ643332
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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The Ethical Impasse of Academic Earmarking.
Casteen, John T., III
Presidency, v5 n1 p22-26 Win 2002
Asserts that growth in the number of earmarks that research universities seek and obtain seems simultaneously to relieve some of research's growing pains and to challenge long-held academic values. Discusses how for college presidents who pursue them, the dilemma over earmarks as a component of the funding process causes loud, but perhaps healthy, cognitive dissonance. (EV)
Descriptors: College Presidents, Ethics, Federal Aid, Government School Relationship, Higher Education, Problems, Research Universities
American Council on Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Washington, DC 20036 ($32 members, $36 nonmembers). Tel: 301-632-6757.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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