ERIC Number: EJ386629
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
The Changing Role of Higher Education in the United States.
Cross, K. Patricia
International Journal of University Adult Education, v28 n1 p1-14 Apr 1989
Discusses the pressures that led to the expansion of higher education services. Produces five propositions illustrating current pressures for change in higher education's mission: (1) loss of higher education's monopoly, (2) blurring of provider roles, (3) less full-time commitment, (4) necessity of lifelong learning, and (5) difference between European and United States perspectives. (CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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