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ERIC Number: ED171227
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Inventory of Research into Higher Education in Canada, 1979.
Houwing, J. F., Ed.; Kristjanson, A. M., Ed.
A total of 263 research, innovative, and experimental projects are described that are concerned with postsecondary education in Canada and that are currently in progress or have been completed in the course of 1978. The information was obtained from a questionnaire mailed to some 1900 potential contributors in universities, community colleges, educational organizations and government departments. The projects are entered in the language in which they were reported, either French or English. They are grouped in six categories. The categories of research are: general; administration, finance, and manpower; curriculum and teaching; academic and nonacademic staff; students; and extension and continuing education. Each project is presented in the following format: (a) title; (b) brief description; (c) (estimated) date of completion; (d) researchers' name and address; (e) source of further details if other than the researchers mentioned above; (f) publication arising from the project: title, where published or available, etc. Universities where the researchers are located are indicated by name only; their addresses are listed at the back of the book. This Inventory does not replace preceding ones; previously published projects have been re-entered only in case substantial changes were reported. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Administrators, Adult Education, College Administration, College Curriculum, College Faculty, College Instruction, College Students, Directories, Educational Finance, Educational Research, Extension Education, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Labor Needs, Personnel, Postsecondary Education as a Field of Study, Research Projects
Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada, 151 Slater Street, Ottawa, Canada K1P 5N1 ($4.00)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada, Ottawa (Ontario).