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All the essential half-truths about higher education, George Dennis O'Brien

Label
All the essential half-truths about higher education
Title
All the essential half-truths about higher education
Statement of responsibility
George Dennis O'Brien
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Brien, Dennis
Index
index present
LC call number
LA228
LC item number
.O37 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Education, Higher
  • Universities and colleges
Label
All the essential half-truths about higher education, George Dennis O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-247) and index
Contents
Anyone for higher education? -- The faculty is the university -- Tenure is a necessary condition of academic freedom -- Universities are neutral on moral value/universities teach moral value -- The liberal arts curriculum aims at distribution/diversity -- Teaching is the primary task of higher education -- The problem with higher education is the administration -- Low-cost public education benefits the least advantaged -- The university is the axial institution of modern society -- Synthetic morality -- Ultimate synthesis: money, mission, and management
Control code
ocm36776433
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxi, 247 p.
Isbn
9780226616544
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97014479
System control number
(Sirsi) i0226616541
Label
All the essential half-truths about higher education, George Dennis O'Brien
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-247) and index
Contents
Anyone for higher education? -- The faculty is the university -- Tenure is a necessary condition of academic freedom -- Universities are neutral on moral value/universities teach moral value -- The liberal arts curriculum aims at distribution/diversity -- Teaching is the primary task of higher education -- The problem with higher education is the administration -- Low-cost public education benefits the least advantaged -- The university is the axial institution of modern society -- Synthetic morality -- Ultimate synthesis: money, mission, and management
Control code
ocm36776433
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxi, 247 p.
Isbn
9780226616544
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97014479
System control number
(Sirsi) i0226616541

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