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No place to learn : why universities aren't working

Author: Thomas C Pocklington; Allan Tupper
Publisher: Vancouver, Bc : UBC Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Arguing that too much emphasis is placed on specialized research and too little on teaching, this book contends that students seeking higher education in Canada are being short-changed.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas C Pocklington; Allan Tupper
ISBN: 0774808799 9780774808798
OCLC Number: 300935238
Description: 220 p
Contents: 1 No Place to Learn2 The Canadian University: From College to Knowledge Factory3 Universities in Action: A Day in the Life4 University Teaching5 Research and Reflective Inquiry: Competing Principles6 Teaching and Research at Canadian Universities: The Myth of Mutual Enrichment7 Ethics in Canadian Universities8 Universities in Business: Issues and Prospects9 Pseudo-Problems and Pseudo-Solutions10 Real Problems, Real SolutionsNotesBibliographyIndex
Responsibility: Tom Pocklington and Allan Tupper.

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