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Allison O. Adams

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Researcher
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William B. Cody
Oxford College

James W. Fowler
Ethics Center

Susan H. Frost
Institutional Planning and Research

Gordon D. Newby
Emory College

Walter L. Reed
Emory College

MARCH/APRIL 1999

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F E A T U R E S

Stopping the Tenure Clock for Emory's Junior Faculty
Would family-friendly delays of tenure be fair to all?

Another Step Down the Slippery Slope?
Emory researchers weigh the ethics and benefits of fetal tissue research

Lens
A view of Emory from Professor Richard Freer

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 Common Ground
A letter from the editorial advisers
 The origins of culture
Excerpts from the Origins Symposium
 Your Vade Mecum
Recommend an indispensable book
 What's to come
Future topics for discussion in The Academic Exchange
 On the fringes
Faculty benefits at Emory and elsewhere
 Endnotes
A selected calendar of events and deadlines

 

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