Information on Workplace Democracy on Campus

Information on Workplace Democracy on Campus

Some background reading:

Aronowitz, Stanley. The Knowledge Factory: Dismantling the Corporate University and Creating True Higher Learning. Boston: Beacon Press, 2000.

Burgan, Mary. What Ever Happened to the Faculty: Drift and Decision in Higher Education. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006.

Martin, Randy. ed. Chalk Lines: The Politics of Work in the Managed University. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1998.

Rhoades, Gary. Managed Professionals: Unionized Faculty and Restructuring Academic Labor. Albany: SUNY Press, 1998.

Major organizations that defend faculty rights in higher education:

American Association of University Professors (AAUP)
http://www.aaup.org/aaup
1012 Fourteenth Street, NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 737-5900

American Federation of Teachers (AFT)
http://www.aft.org
555 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001

National Education Association (NEA)
http://www.nea.org/
1201 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 833-4000

New York State United Teachers (NYSUT, the New York State affiliate of the AFT and the NEA)
http://www.nysut.org/
800 Troy-Schenectady Road
Latham, NY 12110-2455
(518) 213-6000

United University Professions (UUP, a statewide local of the AFT representing SUNY faculty)
http://www.uupinfo.org
P.O. Box 15143
Albany, NY 12212-5143
(518) 640-6600

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