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ERIC Number: ED444438
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Pages: 222
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ISBN: ISBN-0-89789-637-8
Higher Education in Transition: The Challenges of the New Millennium.
Losco, Joseph, Ed.; Fife, Brian L., Ed.
This collection of papers records the current state of higher education and outlines the challenges higher education will face in the new millennium. The nine chapters are as follows: (1) "The American College Student: Three Decades of Change" (Alexander W. Astin); (2) "The Changing Role of Faculty" (Gary Rhoades); (3) "Higher Education Spending: Assessing Policy Priorities" (Joseph Losco and Brian L. Fife); (4) "The Higher Education Policy Arena: The Rise and Fall of a Community" (Michael D. Parsons); (5) "Past and Future Pressures and Issues of Higher Education: State Perspectives" (Cheryl D. Lovell); (6) "The Professionalization of College Sports" (Richard G. Sheehan); (7) "Administering the Modern University" (Richard L. Pattenaude); (8) "Desegregation and Diversity in Higher Education" (Reginald Wilson); and (9) "Technology in Higher Education: Issues for the New Millennium" (Karen Hardy Cardenas). (All chapters contain references.) (SM)
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Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
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Language: English
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