Academic Charisma and the Origins of the Research University

Academic Charisma and the Origins of the Research


Academic Charisma and the Origins of the Research University [Reading] ➷ Academic Charisma and the Origins of the Research University By William Clark – Polishdarling.co.uk Tracing the transformation of early modern academics into modern researchers from the Renaissance to Romanticism, Academic Charisma and the Origins of the Research University uses the history of the u Tracing the transformation and the PDF Í of early modern academics into modern researchers from the Renaissance to Romanticism, Academic Charisma and the Origins of the Research University uses the history of the university and reframes the Protestant Ethic to reconsider the conditions of knowledge production in the modern world William Clark argues that the research university Academic Charisma MOBI :ï which originated in German Protestant lands and spread globally in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries developed in response to market forces and bureaucracy, producing a new kind of academic whose goal was to establish originality and achieve fame through publication With an astonishing wealth of research, Academic Charisma and the Origins of the Research Charisma and the PDF ↠ University investigates the origins and evolving fixtures of academic life the lecture catalogue, the library catalog, the grading system, the conduct of oral and written exams, the roles of conversation and the writing of research papers in seminars, the writing and oral defense of the doctoral dissertation, the ethos of lecturing with applause and publish or perish, and the role of reviews and rumor This is a grand, ambitious book that should be required reading for every academic.

    Download Book Best Sellers in PDF format system, the conduct of oral and written exams, the roles of conversation and the writing of research papers in seminars, the writing and oral defense of the doctoral dissertation, the ethos of lecturing with applause and publish or perish, and the role of reviews and rumor This is a grand, ambitious book that should be required reading for every academic."/>
  • Hardcover
  • 576 pages
  • Academic Charisma and the Origins of the Research University
  • William Clark
  • English
  • 14 September 2018
  • 0226109216

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10 thoughts on “Academic Charisma and the Origins of the Research University

  1. David Singerman David Singerman says:

    This book is the Tristram Shandy of the history of science, and I love it.

  2. Frank Stein Frank Stein says:

    Although often tiresome, this book provides original insights into the origins of the modern university The author shows that early universities, from the 11th through the 16th centuries, thrived on nepotism and ill defined professors who were supposed to be jacks of all trades In the new Jesuit and Prussian universities of the 17th and 18th centuries, however, church and state subsidies and bureaucratic oversight forced universities to prove the value of hiring professors objectively The fa Although often tiresome, this book provides original insights into the origins of the modern university The author shows that early universities, from the 11th through the 16th centuries, thrived on nepotism and ill defined professors who were supposed to be jacks of all trades In the new Jesuit and Prussian universities of the 17th and 18th centuries, however, church and state subsidies and bureaucratic oversight forced universities to prove the value of hiring professors objectively The fame of professors in certain well defined subject areas, especially in Prussia in linguistics, gave bureaucrats a semi objective measure about how to do this In 1749 the Prussian ministry even passed the first publish or perish regulations, demanding regular publications from professors to show their value It s a surprising origin story for modern academia

  3. Steve Steve says:

    I m reading this one for a reason to try to see if the history of academia might help me understand the confusing mess that it has become What are the origins of all the weight of crazy traditions, secret voting, wacky expectations, pompous self righteousness Read and see It s interesting to find out that Oxford and Cambridge actually had pretty lightweight reps in the Middle Ages.

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10 thoughts on “Academic Charisma and the Origins of the Research University

  1. David Singerman David Singerman says:

    This book is the Tristram Shandy of the history of science, and I love it.


  2. Frank Stein Frank Stein says:

    Although often tiresome, this book provides original insights into the origins of the modern university The author shows that early universities, from the 11th through the 16th centuries, thrived on nepotism and ill defined professors who were supposed to be jacks of all trades In the new Jesuit and Prussian universities of the 17th and 18th centuries, however, church and state subsidies and bureaucratic oversight forced universities to prove the value of hiring professors objectively The fa Although often tiresome, this book provides original insights into the origins of the modern university The author shows that early universities, from the 11th through the 16th centuries, thrived on nepotism and ill defined professors who were supposed to be jacks of all trades In the new Jesuit and Prussian universities of the 17th and 18th centuries, however, church and state subsidies and bureaucratic oversight forced universities to prove the value of hiring professors objectively The fame of professors in certain well defined subject areas, especially in Prussia in linguistics, gave bureaucrats a semi objective measure about how to do this In 1749 the Prussian ministry even passed the first publish or perish regulations, demanding regular publications from professors to show their value It s a surprising origin story for modern academia


  3. Steve Steve says:

    I m reading this one for a reason to try to see if the history of academia might help me understand the confusing mess that it has become What are the origins of all the weight of crazy traditions, secret voting, wacky expectations, pompous self righteousness Read and see It s interesting to find out that Oxford and Cambridge actually had pretty lightweight reps in the Middle Ages.


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