ERIC Number: ED081324
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Truth, Love and Campus Expansion. The University of Pittsburgh Experience.
Shaw, Paul C.
This document provides a descriptive analysis of the University of Pittsburgh's experience with campus expansion during a 2 1/2 year period from fall 1970 to spring 1973. Part one describes a background and overview of campus expansion, a description of selective Oakland demographic characteristics, a discussion of the first major conflict with the community, a review of the Columbia University experience, and a chronology of events. Part two analyzes the changes in the universities' conduct of its campus or community relations vis-a-vis campus expansion, presents a series of vignettes of salient events, and reviews the chronology of events of this phase. Part three contains a synthesis of three papers prepared by participants of the controversy, and analyzes interviews with participants. Part four presents a short sociological analysis of the expansion. Maps and appendices of membership of Oakland development and by-laws of Oakland Development Inc. are presented. (MJM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Div. of Higher Education Research.
Authoring Institution: Pittsburgh Univ., PA. University Urban Interface Program.