XWe have detected your location as outside the U.S/Canada, if you think this is wrong, you can choose your location.

Palgrave Macmillan

Deans of Men and the Shaping of Modern College Culture

ISBN 9780230622586
Publication Date November 2010
Formats Hardcover Ebook (EPUB) Ebook (PDF) 
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Series Higher Education and Society

The scope of the book is to trace the role and work of the deans of men over time and how the deans managed the rapidly growing culture of the American college campus in the twentieth century.

ROBERT SCHWARTZ Associate Professor of Higher Education at Florida State University, USA.

The Rise and Demise of the Deans of Men: A Historical Perspective
The Pioneer: Thomas Arkle Clark, 'Dean of Deans'
The Paternalist: Scott Goodnight of Wisconsin
The Academics: Early Deans in Liberal Arts Colleges
Francis F. Bradshaw, A Southern Student Personnel Pioneer
A Modern Dean, Fred Turner of Illinois
A Brief Treatise on the Deans of Women
The Demise of the Deans of Men, The Rise of the Deans of Students
A Retrospective Epilogue


'This interesting, well-written, and well-researched book makes a contribution to understanding and resolving problems that have plagued professionals since the founding of student affairs. We recommend it highly.' - The Review of Higher Education
Add a review

Related titles