WorldCat Identities

Chace, William M.

Overview
Works: 34 works in 97 publications in 2 languages and 5,901 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Essays  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR6019.O9, 823.912
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by William M Chace
Joyce: a collection of critical essays by William M Chace( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The political identities of Ezra Pound & T.S. Eliot by William M Chace( Book )

11 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justice denied; the black man in white America by William M Chace( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lionel Trilling, criticism and politics by William M Chace( Book )

11 editions published in 1980 in 3 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wesleyan University : in the business of change by William M Chace( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making it new by JoAn E Chace( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to literature by William M Chace( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joyce a collection of critical essays by James Joyce( Book )

13 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The experimental novel in the modern world by Stanford Alumni Association( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on James Joyce as a primary influence on modern literature and art. Porposes that there can be no culture without fundamental contradictions
The political affinities of T.S. Eliot and Ezra Pound by William M Chace( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1980 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One Hundred Semesters My Adventures as Student, Professor, and University President, and What I Learned along the Way by William M Chace( )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "One Hundred Semesters", William Chace mixes incisive analysis with memoir to create an illuminating picture of the evolution of American higher education over the past half century. Chace follows his own journey from undergraduate education at Haverford College to teaching at Stillman, a traditionally African-American college in Alabama, in the 1960s, to his days as a professor at Stanford and his appointment as president of two very different institutions--Wesleyan University and Emory University. Chace takes us with him through his decades in education--his expulsion from college, his boredom and confusion as a graduate student during the Free Speech movement at Berkeley, and his involvement in three contentious cases at Stanford: on tenure, curriculum, and academic freedom. When readers follow Chace on his trip to jail after he joins Stillman students in a civil rights protest, it is clear that the ideas he presents are born of experience, not preached from an ivory tower. The book brings the reader into both the classroom and the administrative office, portraying the unique importance of the former and the peculiar rituals, rewards, and difficulties of the latter. Although Chace sees much to lament about American higher education--spiraling costs, increased consumerism, overly aggressive institutional self-promotion and marketing, the corruption of intercollegiate sports, and the melancholy state of the humanities--he finds more to praise. He points in particular to its strength and vitality, suggesting that this can be sustained if higher education remains true to its purpose: providing a humane and necessary education, inside the classroom and out, for America's future generations
100 semesters : my adventures as student, professor, and university president, and what I learned along the way by William M Chace( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In One Hundred Semesters, William Chace mixes incisive analysis with memoir to create an illuminating picture of the evolution of American higher education over the past half century. Chace follows his own journey from undergraduate education at Haverford College to teaching at Stillman, a traditionally African-American college in Alabama, in the 1960s, to his days as a professor at Stanford and his appointment as president of two very different institutions--Wesleyan University and Emory University. Chace takes us with him through his decades in education--his expulsion from college, his boredom and confusion as a graduate student during the Free Speech movement at Berkeley, and his involvement in three contentious cases at Stanford: on tenure, curriculum, and academic freedom. When readers follow Chace on his trip to jail after he joins Stillman students in a civil rights protest, it is clear that the ideas he presents are born of experience, not preached from an ivory tower
One Hundred Semesters: My Adventures as Student by William M Chace( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside the campus gates : a guided tour by William M Chace( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

T.E. Lawrence : soldier, writer, legend : new essays by William M Chace( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ezra Pound : "Insanity", "Treason", and care by William M Chace( )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

William M. Chace inauguration greetings by William M Chace( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection includes certificates and letters from other colleges and universities sent to William M. Chace on the occasion of his inauguration as president of Emory University
Life on the Mississippi by William M Chace( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses Twain's Life on the Mississippi as an expression of the American belief in youth and in freedom. Traces the author's life as it is reflected in this and other works, and shows how it relates to other American fiction
Who needs the humanities? by William M Chace( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presents panel of three speakers discussing science vs. humanities and arts, the need for and place of humanities in a technological society, and the historical perspectives related to humanities. Includes audience participation
Oppositions and mediations : marginal figures as medieval image and disruptive agent in James Joyce's Ulysses by Cheryl A Solis( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.29 (from 0.06 for Inside the ... to 1.00 for Great powe ...)

100 semesters : my adventures as student, professor, and university president, and what I learned along the wayOne Hundred Semesters: My Adventures as StudentInside the campus gates : a guided tour
Alternative Names
Chace, William M.

Languages
Covers
100 semesters : my adventures as student, professor, and university president, and what I learned along the wayOne Hundred Semesters: My Adventures as StudentInside the campus gates : a guided tour