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College for the Commonwealth : a case for higher education in American democracy

Author: Michael T Benson; Hal Robert Boyd
Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky : University Press of Kentucky, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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College for the Commonwealth illustrates how colleges and universities are the sustaining lifeblood of civil society and that when these vital institutions are underfunded, both the community and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael T Benson; Hal Robert Boyd
ISBN: 9780813176598 081317659X
OCLC Number: 1034616586
Description: ix, 147 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The democratic ethos of higher education --
"Univercities" and the soul of the student-citizen --
Higher education and the fourth estate --
Universities as America's ambassadors-at-large --
A liberal education as part of a publicly minded education --
Dynamic challenges and solutions in higher education --
Higher education at work for the commonwealth.
Responsibility: Michael T. Benson and Hal R. Boyd ; foreword by E. Gordon Gee.

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