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Ivory Basement Leadership

Power and Invisibility in the Changing University

by Joan Eveline

  • 388 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Univ of Western Australia Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management & management techniques,
  • Higher,
  • Leadership,
  • Education

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12295768M
    ISBN 101920694218
    ISBN 109781920694210
    OCLC/WorldCa56520336

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Review: Ivory basement leadership: power and invisibility in the changing university. Australian Universities Review, 47(1), 42 - Author: Jane Maree Maher. Andrew J. Policano is the Dean’s Leadership Circle professor and director of the Center for Investment and Wealth Management at the Paul Merage School of Business at the University of California, Irvine.

Policano has held a variety of leadership positions /5(3). In the Basement of the Ivory Tower was both more and less than I expected.

I didn't expect "Professor X" to recount so much of his life outside the classroom, and I was surprised to find that I related as much to his personal as to his academic story. Unlike other reviewers, I believe this personal dimension adds something to his analysis/5(42).

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From then File Size: KB. In the Basement of the Ivory Tower is a book about education. More specifically, it is a book about the failures of the education system, from the point of view of a replacement (adjunct) educator for mostly late-evening classes/5. Book Review: Professor X, who first told tales from college writing courses in an essay in the Atlantic, tackles the subject in book form in 'In the Basement of the Ivory Tower.' Business California.

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Warren G. Bennis has 42 books on Goodreads with ratings. Warren G. Bennis’s most popular book is On Becoming a Leader. In fallthe Atlantic published an anonymous essay on the awful conditions in the basic writing courses of many colleges. “In the Basement of the Ivory Tower” told the story of Professor X, a part-time adjunct professor with a passion for literature and a dedication to upholding standards.

Expanding on his controversial Atlantic Monthly essay, “Professor X” assails the ill-considered optimism that encourages unprepared students to assume crippling debt to get college degrees they don’t really need.

The author is an adjunct English instructor—tenure, no insurance, no benefits and no status—who teaches basic college courses on a part-time basis.About In the Basement of the Ivory Tower. The controversial book that crystallized the current debate over the value and purpose of a college education.

When Professor X’s article that inspired this book was published in the Atlantic Monthly, a firestorm of controversy began as teachers across the country weighed in, some thanking him for his honesty and others pillorying him for his warts.Joan Eveline Joan Eveline was a Senior Honorary Research Fellow and Co-Director of the Consortium for Diversity at Work in the UWA Business School.

In she completed her PhD, a comparative analysis of how work and family policies in Sweden and Australia impacted the careers of senior managers. Following this, she w.