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The Resource Beyond the ivory tower : social responsibilities of the modern university, Derek Bok

Beyond the ivory tower : social responsibilities of the modern university, Derek Bok

Label
Beyond the ivory tower : social responsibilities of the modern university
Title
Beyond the ivory tower
Title remainder
social responsibilities of the modern university
Statement of responsibility
Derek Bok
Title variation
Social responsibilities of the modern university
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Derek Bok examines the complex ethical and social issues facing modern universities today, and suggests approaches that will allow the academic institution both to serve society and to continue its primary mission of teaching and research
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2331.72
LC item number
.B64 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Beyond the ivory tower : social responsibilities of the modern university, Derek Bok
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The moral development of students
  • Academic science and the quest for technological innovation
  • The social responsibilities of research
  • Technical assistance abroad
  • Part III.
  • Addressing social problems by nonacademic means
  • The university and the local community
  • Taking political positions
  • Accepting gifts
  • Boycotts and other efforts to avoid outside relationships
  • Part I.
  • Basic academic values
  • Academic freedom
  • Institutional autonomy and the demands of the state
  • The purposes of the university and its responsibilities to society
  • Part II.
  • Academic responses to social problems
  • Access to the university and the problem of racial inequality
Control code
8110361
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
318 pages
Isbn
9780674068995
Lccn
81020278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Beyond the ivory tower : social responsibilities of the modern university, Derek Bok
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The moral development of students
  • Academic science and the quest for technological innovation
  • The social responsibilities of research
  • Technical assistance abroad
  • Part III.
  • Addressing social problems by nonacademic means
  • The university and the local community
  • Taking political positions
  • Accepting gifts
  • Boycotts and other efforts to avoid outside relationships
  • Part I.
  • Basic academic values
  • Academic freedom
  • Institutional autonomy and the demands of the state
  • The purposes of the university and its responsibilities to society
  • Part II.
  • Academic responses to social problems
  • Access to the university and the problem of racial inequality
Control code
8110361
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
318 pages
Isbn
9780674068995
Lccn
81020278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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