TITLE

A civil voice in the wilderness

AUTHOR(S)
Dodson, J.
PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
Yankee;Jun91, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores controversy over efforts of Dartmouth College (N.H.) President James Freedman to make the school more intellectually challenging. Off-campus conservative `Dartmouth Review' newspaper, which is attempting to hold on to the school's traditions; Struggles over recent liberal leanings; Attempts to attract gifted student scholars; Alumni and politically conservative support for `Review'; Dartmouth history; Freedman's education and career; `Review' racist and sexist actions.
ACCESSION #
9106170319

 

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