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

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
CCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Brien, Dennis
Dewey number
378.73
Index
index present
LC call number
LA228
LC item number
.O37 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education, Higher
  • Universities and colleges
  • EDUCATION
  • Education, Higher
  • Universities and colleges
  • United States
Label
All the essential half-truths about higher education, George Dennis O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-247) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
567949876
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 243 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226616582
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)567949876
Label
All the essential half-truths about higher education, George Dennis O'Brien
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-247) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
567949876
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 243 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226616582
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)567949876

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