ERIC Number: ED328197
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
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Major American Higher Education Issues and Challenges in the 1990s. Higher Education Policy Series 9.
Miller, Richard I.
The purpose of this book is to provide information and insights about what might be expected in United States higher education in the 1990s. The book uses a tone which is described as "forward-realistic" in its discussion of why particular concerns are coming to prominence now, how American postsecondary education is reacting to the issues, and changes that should be made, especially in policy making. Chapter titles include: "The Past Is Prologue,""Changing Demographics,""Minority Access and Success,""International Competition and Cooperation,""Creative Frugality,""Ethics and Morality,""General Education,""Teacher Education,""Cooperating with Other Sectors,""Assessment and Accountability,""Leadership and Management," and "Strategies for Implementing Changes." References accompany each chapter. (JDD)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Accountability, Change Strategies, College Administration, College School Cooperation, Demography, Educational Change, Educational Economics, Educational Policy, Educational Trends, Ethics, Evaluation Methods, General Education, Higher Education, International Cooperation, Leadership, Minority Groups, Moral Values, Postsecondary Education, School Business Relationship, Student Characteristics, Teacher Education
Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 118 Pentonville Road, London, England N1 9JN.
Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
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