ERIC Number: EJ605167
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Metropolitan Universities: An Emerging Model in Higher Education.
Johnson, Daniel M.
International Journal of Innovative Higher Education, v13 p36-41 Fall 1999
Discusses the growth of metropolitan universities as an emerging model of higher education, noting their key characteristics and their history and philosophy (as codified in the "Declaration of Metropolitan Universities" of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities). Identifies current issues and challenges related to students, curriculum, scholarship, faculty, and community interaction. (DB)
Descriptors: Delivery Systems, Educational Philosophy, Educational Trends, Higher Education, Metropolitan Areas, Models, Trend Analysis, Urban Universities
International Council for Innovation in Higher Education, 335 Bay Street, Suite 1120, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5H 2R3.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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