ERIC Number: ED093190
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
The United Nations University.
This document traces the growth of the idea of a world university and its emergence from the decisionmaking labyrinth of the United Nations systems as the United Nations University. Challenges that lie ahead for this global institution in realizing genuine intellectual freedom, a meaningful relationship to existing universities, and a significant role for the world's youth are analyzed. Sections cover the idea of a world university, the United Nations plan, the influence and interest of UN members in the UN university, guarantees of intellectual freedom, administration of the university, the university scanning device, the role of youth, a university without students, means of involving students and teachers, research, training and social action. (Author/MJM)
Descriptors: College Administration, College Role, Governance, Higher Education, Institutional Administration, International Education, Universities
Council for Intercultural Studies & Programs - Foreign Area Materials Center, 60 East 42nd Street, N.Y., N.Y. 10017 ($0.50)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Intercultural Studies and Programs, New York, NY.; United States Committee for the United Nations Univ., New York, NY.; Conference on World Affairs, Inc., New York, NY.; Institute for World Order, New York, NY.; American Council on Education, Washington, DC.