ERIC Number: EJ546331
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The Role of Community Colleges in the New Economy. Spotlight on Education.
Carnevale, Anthony P.; Desrochers, Donna M.
Community College Journal, v67 n5 p26-33 Apr-May 1997
Discusses the changes in the American economy during the past century, highlighting its evolution from an industrial economic base to a system of high-performance work organizations. Describes the increased importance of postsecondary education and the role of community colleges in providing both academic and applied skills training. (21 citations) (AJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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