Employment of English: Theory, Jobs, and the Future of Literary Studies by Michael Berube | 9780814713006 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Employment of English: Theory, Jobs, and the Future of Literary Studies

Employment of English: Theory, Jobs, and the Future of Literary Studies

by Michael Berube
     
 

ISBN-10: 0814713009

ISBN-13: 9780814713006

Pub. Date: 12/01/1997

Publisher: New York University Press

Although few taxpayers and legislators care whether the nation's English professors are doing justice to identifying the beautiful and the sublime, conversely the image of English departments plays a major role in determining public attitudes toward colleges and college faculty. Investigating the ramifications of current debates, this book provides the clearest and

Overview

Although few taxpayers and legislators care whether the nation's English professors are doing justice to identifying the beautiful and the sublime, conversely the image of English departments plays a major role in determining public attitudes toward colleges and college faculty. Investigating the ramifications of current debates, this book provides the clearest and most comprehensive account of this controversy to date. 272 pp.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814713006
Publisher:
New York University Press
Publication date:
12/01/1997
Series:
Cultural Front Series
Pages:
270
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.86(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >