ISBN-10:
0742523691
ISBN-13:
9780742523692
Pub. Date:
11/19/2002
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
The Politics of Survival in Academia: Narratives of Inequity, Resilience, and Success / Edition 1

The Politics of Survival in Academia: Narratives of Inequity, Resilience, and Success / Edition 1

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780742523692
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 11/19/2002
Series: Immigration and the Transnational Experience Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 200
Product dimensions: 6.05(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.62(d)

About the Author

Lila Jacobs is a professor at California State University, Sacramento and the coordinator of the Urban Leadership Program. José Cintrón is professor of education at California State University, Sacramento. He is co-director of the Migrant/Optimal Learning Environment (OLE) Project. Cecil E. Canton teaches criminal justice at California State University, Sacramento.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Foreword Chapter 2 Introduction Chapter 3 Chapter 1. Redefining the Self: From AFDC to Ph.D Chapter 4 Chapter 2. From Slaveship to Scholarship: A Narrative of the Political and Social Transformation of an African-American Educator Chapter 5 Chapter 3. Hanging In: The Journey to Good Enough Chapter 6 Chapter 4. Disabling Institutions Chapter 7 Chapter 5. Reflecting on the Games of Academia: A View from "the Porch" Chapter 8 Chapter 6. Academic Adversity and Faculty Warriors: Prevailing Amidst Trauma Chapter 9 Chapter 7. A Chinese American Woman's Struggle for Success and Self-Discovery in the Academy Chapter 10 Chapter 8. Transnational Linkages in Asian American Studies as Sources and Strategies for Teaching and Curricular Change

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