Colleges of higher education, the emergence

by Michael Locke

Publisher: North East London Polytechnic in Chelmsford

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementMichael Locke and Mark Russel.
SeriesCommentary Series / Centre for Institutional Studies -- no. 17, Commentary Series -- no. 17.
ContributionsRussel, Mark.
The Physical Object
Pagination49 p.
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20213125M

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The most in-depth and authoritative history of the subject available, The History of American Higher Education traces how colleges and universities were shaped by the shifting influences of culture, the emergence of new career opportunities, and the unrelenting advancement of knowledge.

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