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Resources for "Framing the Conversation"


Beaty, Michael. "The Dying of the Light, by James T. Burtchaell." The Journal of College and University Law 27.117.

Coughlan, Neil. "
The Disengagement of Colleges and Universities from their Christian Churches." Commonweal (1999).

Ellis, John Tracey. "American Catholics and the Intellectual Life." Thought 30 (1995).

J.A. Appleyard S.J., Howard Gray S.J. "Tracking the Mission and Identity Question: Three Decades of Inquiry and Three Models of Interpretation." Conversations 18 (2000): 4-15.

Kenney, John Peter. "
A Review of The Dying of The Light, by James Burtchaell." First Things 86 (1998): 43-50.

Marsden, George. "
What Can Catholic Universities Learn from Protestant Examples?" The Challenge and Promise of a Catholic University. University of Notre Dame Press, 1994.

McCluskey, Neil G. S.J. "
The Land O’ Lakes Statement." The Catholic University. University of Notre Dame Press, 1970.

O'Brien, David J. "The Land O’ Lakes Statement." Boston College Magazine (1998).

O'Hare, Joseph S.J. "Autonomy and Communion." America (2007).