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No place to learn : why universities aren't working

Author: T C Pocklington; Allan Tupper
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : 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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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Pocklington, T.C. (Thomas C.).
No place to learn.
Vancouver : UBC Press, 2002
(DLC) 2002489150
(OCoLC)48373284
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: T C Pocklington; Allan Tupper
ISBN: 9780774808781 0774808780 0774808799 9780774808798 9780774850193 0774850191
OCLC Number: 76898582
Description: 1 online resource (220 pages)
Contents: CHAPTER 1 No Place to Learn; CHAPTER 2 The Canadian University: From College to Knowledge Factory; CHAPTER 3 Universities in Action: A Day in the Life; CHAPTER 4 University Teaching; CHAPTER 5 Research and Reflective Inquiry: Competing Principles; CHAPTER 6 Teaching and Research at Canadian Universities: The Myth of Mutual Enrichment; CHAPTER 7 Ethics in Canadian Universities; CHAPTER 8 Universities in Business: Issues and Prospects; CHAPTER 9 Pseudo-Problems and Pseudo-Solutions; CHAPTER 10 Real Problems, Real Solutions; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K LM; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Responsibility: Tom Pocklington and Allan Tupper.
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