ERIC Number: ED347869
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
History of Higher Education Annual, 1989.
History of Higher Education Annual, v9 1989
This annual compilation contains four articles addressing issues of growth and diversity in American higher education. Three articles examine student life in evolving institutions, especially the relationship between official missions and student cultures, followed by two essay reviews, one that examines the current debate surrounding the history of academic disciplines, the other describing the relationship of athletics to the student culture and to the physical development of students. Articles and their authors are as follows: (1) "Race, Class, and the Bonds of Womanhood at Spelman Seminary, 1881-1923" (Lynn D. Gordon); (2) "Promoting 'Responsible Freedom': Administrators and Social Fraternities at the University of Illinois, 1900-1931" (Terence Finnegan); (3) "'The Best Emissaries': M.B.A. Students at Cornell University, 1948-1987" (James W. Schmotter); "Nelson Rockefeller and the Politics of Higher Education in New York State" (Judith S. Glazer); "Writing the History of the Disciplines" (Steven J. Diner); and "Athletics and the Academy" (Nancy L. Struna) (GLR)
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, College Administration, College Athletics, Colleges, Educational Finance, Fraternities, Higher Education, History, Institutional Mission, Politics of Education, Racial Bias, Sex Discrimination, Universities, Womens Education
School of Education and Social Policy, Northwestern University, 2003 Sheridan Rd., Evanston, IL 60208-2610 ($10 individual, $12.50 institutions).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL. School of Education and Social Policy.