politics of higher education

lawmakers and the academy in Illinois
  • 109 Pages
  • 0.14 MB
  • English
University of Illinois Press , Urbana
Universities and colleges -- Illinois -- Administration., Higher education and state -- Illi


Illinois, Illi

StatementJames Dunlap Nowlan.
LC ClassificationsLB2341.6.I3 N68
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 109 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4889106M
ISBN 100252005589
LC Control Number76020520

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David Bromwich's Politics by Other Means is such a book. Bromwich shows how both the static right of American politics and the self-contained left of American higher education, both the "culture of assent" and the "culture of suspicion," reinforce group thinking and impede thoughtful intellectual by:   Workplace politics are certainly not unique to higher education, but it's often amplified on college campuses with so many constituencies wanting the attention and resources to serve their students and departments.

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political intervention from non-education sources may threaten the quality of higher education programmes. As such, educators must come to terms with the reality of curriculum politics and find ways to function optimally in any given political context.

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David Bromwich's Politics by Other Means: Higher Education and Group Thinking is such a book. Bromwich shows how both the static right of American politics and the self-contained left of American higher education, both the "culture of assent" and the "culture of suspicion," reinforce group thinking and impede thoughtful intellectual discourse.4/5.

Papers are included on the topics of: state constitutions and higher education (Samuel K. Gove and Susan Welch); executive leadership and the universities (John W.

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Lederle, Patrick J. Lucey, Allen Rosenbaum, John W. Wood, Malcolm Moos and Francis E. Rourke); legislative control of higher education (Heinz Eulau and Harold Quinley, David D. Henry, Leonard Goodall, James.

"More than just a deeply researched, nuanced history of the politics of higher education, Between Citizens and the State makes a major contribution to American political history, uncovering little known but highly significant instruments of national power and shedding new light on the complex, hidden ways government works in the modern United States."—Bruce Schulman, Boston.

As their book about the deep links between education and well-being is published, Anne Case and Nobel laureate Angus Deaton tell John Morgan about their jaw-dropping discoveries of a sharp rise in ‘deaths of despair’ among white American people – and an unhealthy obsession with causality among journals.

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Politics and Education: Cases from eleven nations tackles the relationship between politics and education. The book presents several dimensions of the politics-education relationship, such as the use of education in achieving political agendas and the effects of the interest of a political group on educational policy.

This book explores the emergence of the modern higher education sector in the independent Irish state. The author traces its origins from the traditional universities, technical schools and teacher training colleges at the start of the twentieth century, cataloguing its development into the complex, multi-layered and diverse system of the early twenty-first century.

The book contends that India’s elite and power-stream have developed a higher education policy that has successfully catered to the creation and reproduction of a tiny economic elite which excludes the largest sections of higher education institutions and society.

Tom writes, “The Politics of Public Higher Education Strategic Decisions Forged from Constituency Competition, Cooperation, and Compromise” is the third in a set of three books that provides higher education leaders, faculty, and system and institutional planners a reality-based view of decision-making in higher education.

A new book -- The Political Economy of Higher Education Finance: The Politics of Tuition Fees and Subsidies in OECD Countries, (Palgrave Macmillan) -- aims to put these developments in context.

Julian L. Garritzmann, the author, is a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Konstanz and the University of Zurich. Higher education in the United States is an optional stage of formal learning following secondary education. Higher education, also referred to as post-secondary education, third-stage, third-level, or tertiary education occurs most commonly at one of the 4, Title IV degree-granting institutions, either colleges or universities in the country.

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Student Activism, Politics, and Campus Climate in Higher Education presents a comprehensive, contemporary portrait of political engagement and student activism at postsecondary institutions in the United States.

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As higher education continues to lose status in the policy priorities of most states, a larger share of college. While the field of higher education draws from a multitude of disciplines, some scholars argue that only recently has scholarship focused on the political perspectives of higher education.

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