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A Fractured Profession

Commercialism and Conflict in Academic Science

A Fractured Profession( )
Author: Johnson, David R.
Series title:Critical University Studies
ISBN:978-1-4214-2353-1
Publication Date:Oct 2017
Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $49.95
Book Description:

The commercialization of research is one of the most significant contemporary features of US higher education, yet we know surprisingly little about how scientists perceive and experience commercial rewards. A Fractured Profession is the first book to systematically examine the implications of commercialization for both universities and faculty members from the perspective of academic scientists. Drawing on richly detailed interviews with sixty-one scientists at four...
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Book Details
Pages:192
Detailed Subjects: Science / Study & Teaching
Reference / Research
Education / Higher
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.72 Inches
Book Weight:0.9 Pounds



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