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ERIC Number: EJ547703
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0271-0560
Community Economic Development Through Community Colleges.
Young, Jerry W.
New Directions for Higher Education, n97 p74-83 Spr 1997
Compares traditional and current activities of community colleges in promoting local and regional economic development, and makes recommendations concerning the colleges' role in economic development: more research on community college involvement; a system of model programs; improved communication using advanced information technology; enhanced support for small businesses; increased specialized training opportunities; more community development; and local problem solving. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Note: Theme issue: "The University's Role in Economic Development: From Research to Outreach," Number 97.