Book A History of American Higher Education

A History of American Higher Education
By:John R. Thelin
Published on 2011-10-11 by JHU Press

Colleges and universities are among the most cherished—and controversial—institutions in the United States. In this updated edition of A History of American Higher Education, John R. Thelin offers welcome perspective on the triumphs and crises of this highly influential sector in American life. Thelin’s work has distinguished itself as the most wide-ranging and engaging account of the origins and evolution of America's institutions of higher learning. This edition brings the discussion of perennial hot-button issues such as big-time sports programs up to date and addresses such current areas of contention as the changing role of governing boards and the financial challenges posed by the economic downturn.

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Book which was published by JHU Press since 2011-10-11 have ISBNs, ISBN 13 Code is 9781421402666 and ISBN 10 Code is 1421402661

Book which have "466 Pages" is Printed at BOOK under CategoryEducation

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