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Precipice or Crossroads? Where America's Great Public Universities Stand and Where They Are Going Midway Through Their Second Century

ISBN-10: 1438444923
ISBN-13: 9781438444925
Edition: 2012
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Description: Comprehensive treatment of the challenges faced by America's public research universities, and of what those challenges may mean for the nation.

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Book details

List price: $26.95
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 6/7/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 362
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English

Comprehensive treatment of the challenges faced by America's public research universities, and of what those challenges may mean for the nation.

At the University of Vermont, Elizabeth Malson-Huddle is Lecturer in English.

A Note on References
Foreword
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Democracy, the West, and Land-Grant Colleges
The 1890 Institutions in African American and American Life
The Modern Public University: Its Land-Grant Heritage, Its Land-Grant Horizon by E. Gordon Gee
Commitments: Enhancing the Public Purposes and Outcomes of Public Higher Education
Challenges to Viability and Sustainability: Public Funding, Tuition, College Costs, and Affordability
University-Based R&D and Economic Development: The Morrill Act and the Emergence of the American Research University
From a Land-Grant to a World-Grant Ideal: Extending Public Higher Education Core Values to a Global Frame
Statewide University Systems: Taking the Land-Grant Concept to Scale in the Twenty-First Century
Creating the Future: The Promise of Public Research Universities for America
Challenges to Equilibrium: The Place of the Arts and Humanities in Public Research Universities
References
List of Contributors
Index

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