Addressing a gap in the literature, this new edition provides a comprehensive and accessible understanding of the latest laws relevant to higher education and student affairs administrators.
New In This Edition: Explanation and streamlining of old case law. New cases throughout covering recent developments in: student loan debt, student safety, Internet speech, affirmative action, discrimination, Greek life, issues relating to new technology, non-faculty employees, campus police, and athletics.
Revised explanation on student and college costs. Expanded examination of the idea of academic freedom. Additional Product Features Dewey Edition. Praise for the previous edition: "This trusty textbook is a necessity for anyone teaching, learning, or practicing higher education law today.
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Its attention to detail, history, and analysis is invaluable. The book explains complex legal issues in clear terms and with very helpful analytical insights.
The authors understand the practical range of issues and the law that affects all aspects of higher education. This book is a critical addition to the literature. The continual use of specific case law provides context and the diversity of chapter topics covers all aspects of today's modern university.
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Marron, Professor and Program Director, Higher Education Administration Graduate Program, National University "The book is well organized and clear to understand for students who are first learning about higher education law. Show More Show Less. Compare similar products.
You Are Viewing. Drawing from real-life cases on United States campuses, the authors equip readers with the tools and knowledge to effectively respond in an environment of increasing litigation. This textbook clearly explains the higher education law emanating from federal and state constitutions, as well as the common law flowing from appellate courts throughout the US.
Addressing a clear gap in the literature currently available, this text provides:. This innovative approach weaves law into its historical, political and sociological context, and is designed to help students and professors better understand the law as it applies to colleges and universities.
It also provides higher education administrators in student affairs, development, philanthropy, and financial affairs with clear guidance on the legal responsibilities of their respective offices. Search all titles.
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