[EBOOK] Stillborn Education: A Critique of the American Research University

Stillborn Education: A Critique of the American Research University

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ISBN Code : 9780819155108
Book Author : Paul Von Blum
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Total Pages : 332

Stillborn Education: A Critique of the American Research University Book Detail/ Review :

A sharp and comprehensive critique of the educational failures of the American research university. Analyzes the major values, operations, and constituencies of large research institutions and shows how they combine to produce mediocre instruction for millions of undergraduate students. Reveals how highly specialized knowledge and narrowly defined departments shape univers