The Resource A history of American higher education, John R. Thelin

A history of American higher education, John R. Thelin

Label
A history of American higher education
Title
A history of American higher education
Statement of responsibility
John R. Thelin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thelin, John R.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LA226
LC item number
.T45 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education, Higher
  • Universities and colleges
  • Education, Higher
  • Universities and colleges
  • United States
Label
A history of American higher education, John R. Thelin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Historians and higher education -- Colleges in the Colonial Era -- Creating the "American Way" in higher education: College-building, 1785 to 1860 -- Diversity and adversity: Resilience in American higher education, 1860 to 1890 -- Captains of industry and erudition: University-builders, 1880 to 1910 -- Alma mater: America goes to college, 1890 to 1920 -- Success and excess: Expansion and reforms in higher education, 1920 to 1945 -- Gilt by association: Higher education's "Golden Age," 1945 to 1970 -- Coming of age in America: Higher education as a troubled giant, 1970 to 2000 -- A new life begins: Reconfiguring American higher education in the twenty-first century -- Prominence and problems: American higher education since 2010
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third Edition.
Extent
xxxiv, 518 pages
Isbn
9781421428826
Lccn
2018038357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1050140674
  • (OCoLC)on1050140674
Label
A history of American higher education, John R. Thelin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Historians and higher education -- Colleges in the Colonial Era -- Creating the "American Way" in higher education: College-building, 1785 to 1860 -- Diversity and adversity: Resilience in American higher education, 1860 to 1890 -- Captains of industry and erudition: University-builders, 1880 to 1910 -- Alma mater: America goes to college, 1890 to 1920 -- Success and excess: Expansion and reforms in higher education, 1920 to 1945 -- Gilt by association: Higher education's "Golden Age," 1945 to 1970 -- Coming of age in America: Higher education as a troubled giant, 1970 to 2000 -- A new life begins: Reconfiguring American higher education in the twenty-first century -- Prominence and problems: American higher education since 2010
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third Edition.
Extent
xxxiv, 518 pages
Isbn
9781421428826
Lccn
2018038357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1050140674
  • (OCoLC)on1050140674

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