The Higher Learning in America

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Transaction Publishers, 1943 - Education - 209 pages
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Veblen never fails to make me laugh. In this case his argument is substantially the same one I made myself (in The Bubble Boys: How Mistaken Educational Ideals and Practices are Causing a Warped ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction to the Transaction Edition
vii
Preface
liii
Introductory
1
The Governing Boards
43
The Academic Administration
62
Academic Prestige and the Material Equipment
98
The Academic Personnel
108
The Portion of the Scientist
124
Vocational Training
140
Summary and Trial Balance
161
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