ERIC Number: EJ851999
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Mar
Abstractor: As Provided
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The Post-Tenure-Review Blues
Reeves, Thomas C.
Academic Questions, v17 n4 p63-67 Mar 2004
Damp Valley U granted Jeff tenure after six years. Then, four years later, he found himself sweating through a post-tenure interrogation. The damning charges: uttering the word "foreman," involvement with a men's group, failure to note that 50 percent of cowgirls were black. Thomas Reeves enumerates the punishment meted out to his white male protagonist in yet another tragically plausible send-up of American higher education.
Descriptors: Higher Education, Tenure, College Faculty, Faculty College Relationship, Fantasy, Imagination
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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