Princeton University Library Catalog

American higher education : issues and institutions / John R. Thelin.

Author:
Thelin, John R., 1947- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
xiv, 365 pages ; 25 cm.
Series:
Core concepts in higher education. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction: higher education inside and out -- Bricks and mortar: creating the American campus -- Teaching and learning -- Students and student life -- Faculty and the academic profession -- Governance and organization: structures and cultures -- Fiscal fitness: budgets and finances -- Intercollegiate athletics: higher education's peculiar institution -- Public policies: the campus and federal, state, and local governments -- Fund raising and philanthropy: the nonprofit sector -- Research and development: the enterprising campus -- Colleges and consumerism: cost and price of higher education -- Innovations and internationalizations in american higher education -- Conclusion: beyond business as usual.
Subject(s):
Education, HigherUnited States [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9781138888135 ((hardback))
  • 1138888133 ((hardback))
  • 9781138888142 ((pbk.))
  • 1138888141 ((pbk.))
  • ((master ebook))
  • ((mobipocket/kindle))
LCCN:
2016042131
OCLC:
958876437
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