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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Pelfrey, Patricia A.
Brief history of the University of California.
Berkeley, CA : University of California Press, ©2004
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Margaret Cheney; Patricia A Pelfrey
|ISBN:||0520243897 9780520243897 0520243900 9780520243903|
|Notes:||"The original edition ... was written by Margaret Cheney, although her name did not appear on the book. This second edition builds on Ms. Cheney's ... work by expanding some sections of the earlier Brief History and bringing the narrative up to 2004"--Page ix.|
|Description:||ix, 130 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm|
|Contents:||Acknowledgments The University of California: What Makes It Unique? Mind before Mines Land and a Charter The University President Gilman The Constitutional Convention of 1878 Early Benefactors Growth for the Twentieth Century President Wheeler The Faculty Revolution Growth of the Campuses The Modern University President Sproul The Loyalty Oath Progress and Problems The Chancellorship The Multiversity Achievements of the 1960s The Master Plan Decentralizing the University Student Unrest The Steady State Planning for Hard Times The Tax Revolt Bakke v. The Regents of the University of California New Intellectual Horizons The Booming 1980s A Pacific Rim State Growth Again Conflicts and Controversies The University under Fire A New President and an Economic Crisis The Debate over Admissions Rankings Research and Economic Growth New Directions for Outreach Tidal Wave II and New Approaches to Admission Achievement versus Aptitude Transitions The University Past and Present University of California Campuses Presidents of the University of California Chief Campus Officers/Chancellors of the University of California Notes Further Reading|