|LC Classifications||LA417.7 .D82|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||73164958|
The Great American University is one of the most important books on higher education to be written in the past several decades.” About the Author Jonathan R. Cole was Columbia University's provost and dean of faculties from to , holding the position as the university's chief academic officer for the second-longest tenure in its Cited by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: VAMER. Antetitlu: Florian Znaniecki Foundation. Description: p. ; 21 cm: Series Title: Sociological. ROLE OF TEXTBOOKS IN EDUCATION Texts and Books. Popular perception treats the textbook as the prime. site for curriculum designing. Though curriculum. planning is a much wider process, curriculum reform. ROLE OF N.C.E.R.T. IN PROMOTING THE . 1. Universities are unique kinds of global institutions. Universities are institutions intended to be durable and enduring. When wisely designed, governed and financed, they are unique entities in our American democracy and in our global society. Universities are neutral conveners, assemblers of talent, and unmatched idea factories where the.
Young people today will need to be more flexible and more entrepreneurial than in the past. Universities can help by designing courses that will have value in a rapidly changing : Megan O'connell. Since World War II there has been worldwide proliferation of new universities, expansion of old ones, and merging of small institutions into larger university systems. As former colonies gained independence during the s and s, each struggled to define its specific educational needs and establish a university system. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. MISKATONIC UNIVERSITY is a small, seemingly typical New England college nestled in the bosom of conservative Arkham, Massachusetts. A poor cousin to such hallowed institutions as Harvard, Brown, and Princeton (the term Ivy League won t come into use until ), Miskatonic nonetheless offers coveted degrees in a wide variety of subjects and boasts high academic standards/5(10).