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)
1012 Fourteenth Street, NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20005
American Federation of Teachers (AFT)
555 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001
National Education Association (NEA)
1201 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
New York State United Teachers (NYSUT, the New York State affiliate of the AFT and the NEA)
800 Troy-Schenectady Road
Latham, NY 12110-2455
United University Professions (UUP, a statewide local of the AFT representing SUNY faculty)
P.O. Box 15143
Albany, NY 12212-5143