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A History of American Higher Education, 2nd Edition

Thelin, John R.

ISBN 10: 142140267X / 1-4214-0267-X
ISBN 13: 9781421402673
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication Date: 2011
Binding: Softcover
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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 Description: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS, United States, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2nd Revised edition. 229 x 152 mm. Brand New Book. 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. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9781421402673

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Book Description: The Johns Hopkins Universiy Press, Baltimore and London, 2011. Softcover. Book Condition: New. Second Edition. 504 pages. Softcover. New book. EDUCATION. Colleges and universities are among the most cherishedÑand controversialÑinstitutions 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. John R. Thelin is University Research Professor and a member of the Educational Policy Studies Department at the University of Kentucky. His many books include Games Colleges Play: Scandal and Reform in Intercollegiate Athletics, also published by Johns Hopkins. "Worthy of being the major new overview of U.S. higher education."ÑEducation Review, reviewing a previous edition "Destined to be the standard work in this area for years to come."ÑJournal of College Student Development, reviewing a previous edition "A readable and concise introduction to this subject, it propels audience members to develop an appreciation for the heterogeneous. academe story as a whole."ÑTeachers College Record, reviewing a previous edition (Key Words: American Higher Education, John R. Thelin). book. Bookseller Inventory # 76380X1

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