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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 06 February 2013
  • ISBN : 9780124115385
  • Page : 46 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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This is an opinion piece from a highly qualified professor of science who has served in administration highlights the need for reform in our public higher education research institutions. In this well-researched reference, Dr. Stocum illustrates how the competition among the public flagship universities for more money, research prestige, and power, and the imposition of mission differentiation on public universities, is detrimental to the educational needs of 21st century. The goal of the work is to expose the issues that exist, give a voice to under-recognized institutions and to provide suggestions for more effective education system moving forward. A well researched reference on widespread policy Offers insightful reflection based on first-hand experience Examines and proposes solutions to ignite the conversation and promote possible solutions to the problems in our present higher education structure

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Killing Public Higher Education

Killing Public Higher Education
  • Author : David L. Stocum
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2013-02-06
  • ISBN : 9780124115385
GET THIS BOOKKilling Public Higher Education

This is an opinion piece from a highly qualified professor of science who has served in administration highlights the need for reform in our public higher education research institutions. In this well-researched reference, Dr. Stocum illustrates how the competition among the public flagship universities for more money, research prestige, and power, and the imposition of mission differentiation on public universities, is detrimental to the educational needs of 21st century. The goal of the work is to expose the issues that

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-08-24
  • ISBN : 9781000426250
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  • Publisher : Policy Press
  • Release Date : 2017-04-05
  • ISBN : 9781447317142
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-09-04
  • ISBN : 9781351510189
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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-01-01
  • ISBN : 9783030879587
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  • Publisher : Rutgers University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-02
  • ISBN : 9780813584140
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Over the years, American colleges and universities have made various efforts to provide prisoners with access to education. However, few of these outreach programs presume that incarcerated men and women can rise to the challenge of a truly rigorous college curriculum. The Bard Prison Initiative is different. College in Prison chronicles how, since 2001, Bard College has provided hundreds of incarcerated men and women across the country access to a high-quality liberal arts education. Earning degrees in subjects ranging from Mandarin

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  • Publisher : Unknown
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-07-22
  • ISBN : 9781000408287
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2004-07-22
  • ISBN : 9781135649760
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In this book the author asks a big question: how did public relations develop in Britain and why? The question is answered through a broad ranging narrative which links the evolution of British public relations in the early twentieth century to key political, economic, social, and technological developments. Drawing on oral history interviews and extensive archival research the book highlights some of the sociological issues relevant to a study of public relations and foregrounds the professionalisation of the occupation in

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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-06-24
  • ISBN : 9780192588272
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India is heralded as the world's largest democracy. Yet, there is now growing alarm about its democratic health. To Kill a Democracy gets to the heart of the matter. Combining poignant life stories with sharp scholarly insight, it rejects the belief that India was once a beacon of democracy but is now being ruined by the destructive forces of Modi-style populism. The book details the much deeper historical roots of the present-day assaults on civil liberties and democratic institutions. Democracy,

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • ISBN : IND:30000066181995
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  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-05-25
  • ISBN : 9780691216928
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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-06-13
  • ISBN : 9780199926121
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A new powerful military weapon has appeared in the skies of world and with it a new form of warfare has quickly emerged bringing with it a host of pressing ethical questions and issues. This book brings together some of the best scholars currently working on these questions.

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  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2006-01-01
  • ISBN : 9789087901059
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  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2021-08-15
  • ISBN : 9781538146934
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