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Re: pedantic chit chat [no looping]
Title: Re: pedantic chit chat [no
At 6:03 PM -0400 5/22/01, Tom Ritchford wrote:
gee, no one ever ripped me off in
Academia like the Real World.
It happens. Academic raiders are just less likely to use
lawyers to do it.
of course, it's been a very long time
for me, perhaps it's all
Same as it ever was, I think (though it's been a while for me
Academicians have been "sampling" each other from the
Academic politics is the most vicious and bitter form
of politics, because the stakes are so low.
"University politics are vicious precisely
because the stakes are so small. "
- Henry Kissinger (1923-)
As Villa trenchantly points out, "Perhaps the
conflict seems so strong because the stakes are so low." (as
cited in Affleck, Allen, & DeLoatch, 1997).
Richard Zvonar, PhD