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Source(s):Chronicle of Higher Education. 3/17/2017, Vol. 63 Issue 28, pB16-B16. 1p.
- WRIGHT, NICOLE M.
Abstract:The article examines how some in the alt-right conservative political movement cite and use quotes from 18th century author Jane Austen to support their views. It discusses how Austen is used as a symbol of sexual purity, a standard-bearer of white tra...
Source(s):Chronicle of Higher Education; 8/15/2008, Vol. 54 Issue 49, pB6-B9, 4p
- Goldstein, Evan R.
Abstract:The article presents a profile of George P. Lakoff, known for his development of a theory of cognitive linguistics, his application of this theory to politics, and the controversy his work has engendered. His scholarly disputes in the 1960s with lingui...
Source(s):Chronicle of Higher Education; 12/15/2006, Vol. 53 Issue 17, pB6-B8, 4p
- Bauerlein, Mark
Abstract:The article considers the impact of conservative intellectuals on media and the publishing industry before asserting that little has changed in public life. The works of three authors are drawn upon in order to support the argument that while the denia...
Source(s):Chronicle of Higher Education. 2/10/2017, Vol. 63 Issue 23, pA3-A3. 3/4p.
Abstract:The article offers U.S. higher education news briefs as of February 10, 2017. A convicted church arsonist tried to start an alt-right organization at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education is consideri...
Source(s):Chronicle of Higher Education. 12/16/2016, Vol. 63 Issue 17, pA31-A31. 1p.
- BROWN, SARAH
Abstract:The article discusses academic scholarship on what is referred to as the alt-right movement represented by white supremacists such as Richard B. Spencer during the early 21st century, particularly following the 2016 election of U.S. presidential candid...
Source(s):Chronicle of Higher Education; 9/6/96, Vol. 43 Issue 2, pA52, 4p, 1 Chart
Abstract:Presents excerpts of the Democrats and Republicans' platforms on higher-education at the parties' 1996 national conventions. Issues such as student aid, affirmative action, college costs, National Institutes of Health, and arts and humanities; Chart wh...