Exploring the heritage of American higher education : the evolution of philosophy and policy

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Bogue, E. Grady 1935-2013.
Other Authors: Aper, Jeffery.
Series:American Council on Education/Oryx Press series on higher education.
Physical Description:xiii, 258 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-236) and index.
Published: Phoenix : Oryx Press, 2000.
ISBN:1573563102 (alk. paper)
Table of Contents:
  • Portraits in diversity : the scope of America's investment in higher education
  • Purpose and performance : the devolution of higher education mission and goals
  • Guardians and governance : the culture of decision and authority in academic life
  • Competence and conscience : the challenges of curriculum and program design
  • Performance accountability : the evidence of quality
  • Forms of finance : the uses of fiscal policy
  • Student life and development : the mosaic of student influence and involvement
  • Faculty role and responsibility : the perceptions of professorial performance
  • Academics and athletics : the arenas of ideological and physical contest
  • Reform and renewal : the dance of change and tradition.