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McGill University : For the Advancement of Learning, Volume II 1895-1971.

Author: S Frost
Publisher: Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2014.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Frost, S.
McGill University : For the Advancement of Learning, Volume II 1895-1971.
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: S Frost
ISBN: 9780773560949 0773560947
OCLC Number: 1041815285
Notes: An Integrated Library System.
Description: 1 online resource (518 pages)
Contents: ILLUSTRATIONS; FOREWORD; PREFACE; ABBREVIATIONS; PART ONE: The University 1895-1960; CHAPTER 1 PETERSON: THE EARLY YEARS; The Institutional Scene; The New Principal; Successes and Impediments; The Royal Victoria College; Strathcona's Benefactions to Medicine; Macdonald's Benefactions to Science; Macdonald's Other Benefactions; The Greatest Benefactor; Student Affairs; Notes; CHAPTER 2 ADVANCES ON MANY FRONTS; The Humanities and Social Sciences; Initiatives in Summer Schools; Beginnings in Music; The Sciences in Arts; The Faculty of Applied Science; The Faculty of Law. Developments in MedicineMcGill University Magazine; Administrative Developments; Notes; CHAPTER 3 PETERSON: THE MIDDLE YEARS; Education in Canada and Quebec; Macdonald College; Macdonald School for Teachers; The School of Household Science; The Faculty of Agriculture; The McLennan Travelling Libraries; McGill University College of British Columbia; Graduate Studies; Financial Anxieties; The Theological Colleges; Decades of Achievement; Notes; CHAPTER 4 THE YEARS OF WORLD WAR I; Imperial Loyalties; The McGill Provisional Battalion; The Long Haul; A New-Style Contribution; The Khaki University. Major EndowmentsThe End of the Peterson Era; Notes; CHAPTER 5 HERO ON CAMPUS; Leader under Attack; The Eighth Principal; The 1920 Financial Campaign; A Program of Construction; Community Developments; Portents of an Age to Come; Imperial Occasions; Notes; CHAPTER 6 DEVELOPMENTS BETWEEN THE WARS; The Pulp and Paper Research Institute; The University's Libraries; Evolving Faculties; The Emergence of the Social Sciences; The Social Science Research Project; The Faculty of Law; Matters Pedagogical; Agriculture, Parasitology, and Household Science; The Faculty of Medicine; Women in Medicine. The Faculty of Graduate Studies and ResearchNotes; CHAPTER 7 THE DECADE OF A CHANCELLOR; Captain of Industry; Economic Depression; The Morgan Affair; The Chancellor's Choice; The End of Deficits; Positive Policies; A Well-considered Program; The Plan Implemented; The Issue of Free Speech; A New Appointment in Commerce; A Continuing Policy; Notes; CHAPTER 8 THE YEARS OF WORLD WAR II; The Eleventh Principal; A University Gearing for War; The University and National Policies; Contributions to Armed Services; Contributions on Campus; Contributions to Research; Preparations for Peace. A Very Special ConvocationProviding for the Veterans; An Unwelcome Aftermath; Notes; CHAPTER 9 YEARS OF MAJOR DEVELOPMENT: 1945-1960; Private and Governmental Aid; Federal Government to the Rescue; Provincial Problems and Solutions; An Enlargement of the Mind; The Enlargement of McGill; The Continuity of Student Life; Notes; PART TWO: Faculties and Departments in the Postwar Years; CHAPTER 10 THE HUMANITIES; A Time of Self-Searching; The French Milieu; A Third Inheritance; A University Press; Divinity and Religious Studies; The Faculty of Music; The Department of Extension.

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