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The Resource Clueless in academe : how schooling obscures the life of the mind, by Gerald Graff

Clueless in academe : how schooling obscures the life of the mind, by Gerald Graff

Label
Clueless in academe : how schooling obscures the life of the mind
Title
Clueless in academe
Title remainder
how schooling obscures the life of the mind
Statement of responsibility
by Gerald Graff
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Graff, Gerald
Index
index present
LC call number
LC191.94
LC item number
.G73 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education, Higher
  • Learning and scholarship
Label
Clueless in academe : how schooling obscures the life of the mind, by Gerald Graff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The university is popular culture, but it doesn't know it yet -- The problem problem and other oddities of academic discourse -- The mixed-message curriculum -- Intellectualism and its discontents -- Two cheers for the argument culture -- Paralysis by analysis? -- Communicative disorders -- Unlearning to write -- Scholars and sound bites, the myth of academic difficulty -- Why Johnny can't argue -- Outing criticism -- The application guessing game with Andrew Hoberek -- Teaching the club -- Hidden intellectualism -- A word for words and a vote for quotes -- Wrestling with the devil -- Deborah Meier's progressive traditionalism
Control code
ocm50808909
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
ix, 309 p.
Isbn
9780300105148
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002151910
Label
Clueless in academe : how schooling obscures the life of the mind, by Gerald Graff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The university is popular culture, but it doesn't know it yet -- The problem problem and other oddities of academic discourse -- The mixed-message curriculum -- Intellectualism and its discontents -- Two cheers for the argument culture -- Paralysis by analysis? -- Communicative disorders -- Unlearning to write -- Scholars and sound bites, the myth of academic difficulty -- Why Johnny can't argue -- Outing criticism -- The application guessing game with Andrew Hoberek -- Teaching the club -- Hidden intellectualism -- A word for words and a vote for quotes -- Wrestling with the devil -- Deborah Meier's progressive traditionalism
Control code
ocm50808909
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
ix, 309 p.
Isbn
9780300105148
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002151910

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