Enemies of Promise: Publishing, Perishing, and the Eclipse of Scholarship

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Why should books drive the academic hierarchy? This controversial question posed by Lindsay Waters ignited fierce debate in the academy and its presses, as he warned that the "publish or perish" dictum was breaking down the academic system in the United States. Waters hones his argument in this pamphlet with a new set of questions that challenge the previously unassailable link between publishing and tenure. As one of the most important and innovative editors in the humanities and social sciences, Waters has long witnessed ...

Enemies of Promise: Publishing, Perishing, and the Eclipse of Scholarship 2004, Prickly Paradigm Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780972819657

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