ERIC Number: EJ589786
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Retrospect and Prospect: Understanding the American Outreach University.
Dyer, Thomas G.
Journal of Public Service & Outreach, v4 n1 p52-64 Spr 1999
A discussion of the outreach role of American universities looks back to the origins of state and land-grant universities and their early role in promoting access to education and the advances of technology. Argues that understanding the current outreach mission of universities requires both clear vision and thorough research. (MSE)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Transitions into the Twenty-First Century."