ERIC Number: EJ677528
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Amos Brown and the Educational Meaning of the American Agricultural College Act.
Lang, Daniel W.
History of Education, v31 n2 p139-65 Mar 2002
Focuses on land grant colleges as a means of broadening access to higher education and impacting development of new and existing colleges. Identifies the People's College (Nottingham, England) as the first land grant college that evolved from the 1862 Agricultural College Act; and Amos Brown, president of People's College, a lobbyist for the Act. (KDR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)