A Professor at the End of Time

So the narrative arc that was visible in higher education from the period after World War II to the edge of time will no longer be present. Here, and for the remainder of the book, I therefore use the expression “the end of time” to ...

A Professor at the End of Time

A Professor at the End of Time tells one professor’s story in the context of the rapid reconfiguration of higher education going on now, and analyzes what the job included before the supernova of technological innovation, the general influx of less-well-prepared students, and the diminution of state and federal support wrought wholesale changes on the profession.

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For the End of Time
Language: en
Pages: 167
Authors: Rebecca Rischin
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992) was one of the great composers of the 20th century. The premiere of the French composer's Quartet for the End of Time on January 15, 1941 at -4 degrees Fahrenheit in Stalag VIIIA, a Nazi prison camp, has been called one of the great stories of 20th-century
Thongor at the End of Time
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Lin Carter
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-19 - Publisher: Hachette UK

"Go to thy master and say that Mardanax hath come. I have lived to see the barbarian Thongor in his tomb." As the stranger throws back his cloak the hellish gleam of his emerald eyes confirms his statement - Mardanax, the Black Magician of Zaar - has survived Thongor's destruction
A Professor at the End of Time
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: John Best
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-17 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

A Professor at the End of Time tells one professor’s story in the context of the rapid reconfiguration of higher education going on now, and analyzes what the job included before the supernova of technological innovation, the general influx of less-well-prepared students, and the diminution of state and federal support
Bede and the End of Time
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Peter Darby
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-15 - Publisher: Routledge

Bede (c. 673-735) was the leading intellectual figure of the Anglo-Saxon Church, and his writings had a profound influence on the development of English Christian thought. Among the many issues he wrote about, eschatology - the study of the day of judgment and the end of time - was a
Discovering the End of Time
Language: en
Pages: 538
Authors: Donald Harman Akenson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-01 - Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

Apocalyptic millennialism is embraced by the most powerful strands of evangelical Christianity. The followers of these groups believe in the physical return of Jesus to Earth in the Second Coming, the affirmation of a Rapture, a millennium of peace under the rule of Jesus and his saints, and, at last,