ERIC Number: EJ532623
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
G. Stanley Hall and the Study of Higher Education.
Goodchild, Lester F.
Review of Higher Education, v20 n1 p69-99 Fall 1996
This article reviews the work of G. Stanley Hall, who offered the first course on college and university problems in 1893. It describes Hall's education and academic appointments until 1887, the European origins of his study, the founding of Clark University (Massachusetts) and Hall's presidency, the American beginnings of the field of higher education, and notable students influenced by Hall. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Clark University MA; Hall (G Stanley)