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ERIC Number: ED085038
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Feb
Pages: 27
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The Goals of Higher Education and Their Financial Implications.
Bowen, Howard R.
This paper identifies the goals that are sought through higher education in all its aspects and explores the implications of these goals for the financing of higher education. Fifteen goals are considered including: economic growth and military power, supply of professional and other skilled persons, citizenship and civic leadership, solution of social problems responsiveness to social needs, efficiency, minimizing the scope of government, equity, tempering inequality in income distribution, access and opportunity, student freedom, academic freedom, knowledge and learning as values in their own right, geographic dispersion of educational resources, and diversity and progressiveness. (Author)
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Authoring Institution: Committee for Economic Development, New York, NY.