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Clueless in academe : how schooling obscures the life of the mind

Author
Graff, Gerald.
Title
Clueless in academe : how schooling obscures the life of the mind / Gerald Graff.
Format
Book
Published
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2003.
Description
ix, 309 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-298) 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.
Subject headings
Education, Higher--Social aspects--United States.
Learning and scholarship--United States.
ISBN
0300095589 (alk. paper)
0300105142 (pbk.)
9780300105148 (pbk.)

Holdings

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Blmgtn - Education Library
Call Number
LC191.94 .G73 2003
Location
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Columbus - University Library of Columbus
Call Number
LC191.94 .G73 2003
Location
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Indpls - IUPUI University Library
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LC191.94 .G73 2003
Location
Stacks
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3rd Floor
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Northwest Library (Gary)
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South Bend - Schurz Library
Call Number
LC191.94 .G73 2003
Location
Stacks
Floor
4th Floor
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