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An uncertain glory [by] Frederic W. Ness.


[1st ed.].. San Francisco, Jossey-Bass, 1971.
ISBN 0875890989

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Subjects Universities and colleges -- Administration.
Series Jossey-Bass series in higher education.
Description xii, 154 pages 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1971.
Notes Also issued online.
Contents How presidents succeed: the winner loses -- Decisions, decisions: how to make or avoid them -- Counting losses: The price we pay -- The academic jungle: rivalry and infighting -- Honest iago: administrative truth -- Academic freedom: what is it? -- The style is the man: the art of juggling -- The president and his publics: more on juggling -- The president as a power: to be or not to be -- Gathering his faculties: recruitment and raiding -- Getting away from it all and homecoming vacations and mail -- Prospecting: finding and filling a presidency -- The kitchen cabinet: administrative staff -- The dollar doldrums: financial frustrations -- Finding the funding -- The horns of the trilemma: more on decisions -- The first lady: The president's wife -- The distaff side -- Campus sex and the single man -- The press of the student press -- Institutional identity -- Discriminating on discrimination: problems of minority groups -- Students to the fore: participation in governance -- Potpourri -- Summing up.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)153112
(OCoLC)ocm00153112
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WorldCat Identities Ness, Frederic W.
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