ERIC Number: EJ635634
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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A Lesson from the British Polytechnics for American Community Colleges.
Ward, Cynthia V. L.
Community College Review, v29 n2 p1-17 Fall 2001
Uses the example of British polytechnic institutions' conversion into universities as a warning to the United States to avoid transforming community colleges into baccalaureate-granting institutions. Asserts that conversion places undue burdens on community colleges while altering their historic mission. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain); United States