Higher Education In Transition

Author by : John Brubacher
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Description : At a time when our colleges and universities face momentous questions of new growth and direction, the republication of Higher Education in Transition is more timely than ever. Beginning with colonial times, the authors trace the development of our college and university system chronologically, in terms of men and institutions. They bring into focus such major areas of concern as curriculum, administration, academic freedom, and student life. They tell their story with a sharp eye for the human values at stake and the issues that will be with us in the future.One gets a sense not only of temporal sequence by centuries and decades but also of unity and continuity by a review of major themes and topics. Rudy's new chapters update developments in higher education during the last twenty years. Higher Education in Transition continues to have significance not only for those who work in higher education, but for everyone interested in American ideas, traditions, and social and intellectual history.


Higher Education In Transition

Author by : John Seiler Brubacher
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Publisher by : Harpercollins College Division
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Description : Traces changes in the structures and methods of American colleges and universities brought about by political and industrial revolutions, frontier expansion, and modern heightened interest in higher education


Dutch Higher Education In Transition

Author by : Peter A. M. Maassen
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Higher Education In Transition

Author by : Joseph Losco
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Publisher by : Greenwood Publishing Group
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Description : Traces recent trends and challenges facing institutions of higher education at the dawn of the new millennium.


Higher Education In Transition

Author by : John Seiler Brubacher
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Higher Education Transitions

Author by : Eva Kyndt
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Publisher by : Taylor & Francis
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Description : In the current era where lifelong learning is brought to the fore, higher education can no longer be regarded as an isolated trajectory within one’s educational career as many students face substantial challenges in crafting their professional future. More specifically, the transition from school to higher education and continuing to the labour market are often a difficult hurdles for many students. Almost half of students do not succeed in the first year and often withdraw from education, students are faced with a variety of contexts and may choose to study in a different (international) context, and they are then confronted with structural barriers in finding a (high-quality) job, as evidenced by increasing levels of youth unemployment and underemployment. Higher Education Transitions aims to deepen our understanding of the transitions taking place when students enter, progress and leave higher education to enter the labour market. Drawing on an international team of contributors, this guide includes three conceptual and fifteen empirical studies which include a range of quantitative, qualitative, cross-sectional and longitudinal studies. Divided into three sections to reflect each important transition phase, topics include: transitions from secondary to higher education; transitions within higher education; transitions from higher education to the labour market. By considering transitions across different phases as a broad and interrelated process, this guide will be essential reading for higher education researchers, policy stakeholders and all those interested in the transitions into higher education and the labour market.


Exam Prep For Higher Education In Transition History Of

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In Transition Adult Higher Education Governance In Private Institutions

Author by : J. Richard Ellis
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Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Description : Take a candid look into how some traditional liberal arts colleges have incorporated nontraditional adult degree programs. This volume of case studies shows how a number of small, independent universities addressed various administrative and service functions for their adult programs. When taken together, it captures the emulsive nature of this imperfect blend as well as the fluidity of solutions. This issue covers: The dynamics that an adult program can bring to an institution Colleges that combine the adult program within university-wide, centralized processes Colleges that have mostly autonomous programs Institutions that developed a hybrid model The current status of incorporating nontraditional programs into traditional colleges and universities. This is the 159th volume of this Jossey-Bass series. Addressed to higher education decision makers on all kinds of campuses, New Directions for Higher Education provides timely information and authoritative advice about major issues and administrative problems confronting every institution.


Transition Points In Higher Education

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Presidential Transition In Higher Education

Author by : James Martin
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Publisher by : JHU Press
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Description : Zimpher, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.