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ERIC Number: EJ505332
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0271-0560
Public Purpose and Public Accountability in Liberal Education.
McPherson, Michael S.
New Directions for Higher Education, n85 p81-92 Spr 1994
This article discusses the need to reconcile the rising demand for public accountability with the important historical linkage between liberal education and academic freedom. He urges universities and government to join forces in measuring performance in order to serve functions of accountability and freedom. (DB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Theme issue: "America's Investment in Liberal Education."