By Mark C. Taylor

Format: print

Location: New Arrivals Collection – Library Upper Level

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Wall Street Journal Book Review

Author Presentation at Columbia University (video)

Description from Neal-Schuman
“In Crisis on Campus, Mark C. Taylor—chair of the Department of Religion at Columbia University and a former professor at Williams College—expands on and refines the ideas presented in his widely read and hugely controversial 2009 New York Times op-ed. His suggestions for the ivory tower are both thought-provoking and rigorous: End tenure. Restructure departments to encourage greater cooperation among existing disciplines. Emphasize teaching rather than increasingly rarefied research. And bring that teaching to new domains, using emergent online networks to connect students worldwide.” Read more…

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