Higher Education and the American Dream PDF ePub eBook

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Higher Education and the American Dream free pdf Has higher education become too successful? Are the expectations for higher education too grandiose? Lazerson discusses both the problems and the accomplishment of American universities with equal care. The book delivers a penetrating, nuanced account of American universities in the twenty-first century. Tackles topics that range from the rise of the managerial class to the failed attempts to reform practice in the classroom.

About Marvin Lazerson

Marvin Lazerson is professor of higher education policy in the Department of Public Policy, Central European University and professor emeritus, University of Pennsylvania

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Author : Marvin Lazerson
Publisher : Central European University Press
Data Published : 03 June 2010
ISBN : 9639776793
EAN : 9789639776791
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 232 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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