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ERIC Number: ED506428
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Sep
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
The Truman Commission: International Developments for Colleges
Burke, Kenneth M.
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Research briefly details the purpose of the Harry S. Truman administration's Commission on Higher Education for Democracy to support community colleges. Contrary to histories that define later origins in the 1960s, this paper makes an argument that the historical foundations of ideation for international education in community colleges originate with the Commission report's goals to advance global themes in higher education. (Contains 15 footnotes.)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education; Two Year Colleges
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A