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Image for Universities in Mass Society: Proceedings of the Seoul National University Conference, October 5-10, 1982

Universities in Mass Society: Proceedings of the Seoul National University Conference, October 5-10, 1982

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Seoul, Korea, Seoul National University Press: 1983

Seller ID: 06340


Light bumping, edge wear to jacket. Silk ribbon bookmark sewn into binding. 391 pages divided into five parts--Part I: University and Society; Part II: Equality vs. Quality; Part III: Liberal Education and Professionalism; Part IV: Governance of the Universities; and Part V: Summary and Discussions. Appendix includes scheduling information, lists of participants, and the organizing committee. View more info

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The Knowledge Factory: Dismantling the Corporate University and Creating True Higher Learning

By: Aronowitz, Stanley

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, Beacon Press: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 09639


217 pages, with Notes and Index. From the dust jacket: "Americans can't get a good education for love or money. So argues Stanley Aronowitz in this look at the structure and curriculum of higher education. Universities have made bottom-line management, fund-raising, and private partnerships with corporations priorities over their obligations to educate students. And as Aronowitz clearly shows, when universities do get around to the task of teaching, they approach student... View more info

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The Blackboard in Sunday School

By: Bailey, Henry Turner

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, W.A. Wilde Company: 1899

Seller ID: 05670


Decorative boards, letters faded. Light bumping, solid binding. 131 pages with Index. View more info

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New Definitions of School-Library Service: Papers Presented Before the Twenty-Fourth Annual Conference of the Graduate Library School of the University of Chicago August 10-12, 1959

By: Fenwick, Sara Innis (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07092


90 pages. Introduction by the Editor (Fenwick). View more info

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Truth and Consequences: How Colleges and Universities Meet Public Crises

By: Footlick, Jerrold K.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Phoenix, Arizona, Oryx Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03245


192 pages with Index. View more info

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The American Way

By: Ise, John

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas, Allen Press: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 05275


Light wear to corners and spine ends. 243 pages, frontispiece photo of the author. Signed by the author on the title page. A collection of speeches and letters by the author, published by members of the faculty in the Department of Economics and the School of Business at the University of Kansas upon the retirement of the author from active teaching at the university. View more info

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One Day, All Children...: The Unlikely Triumph of Teach For America and What I Learned Along the Way

By: Kopp, Wendy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, PublicAffairs: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 08304


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1909 Manuscript Field Notebook for an Ohio State University Student's Civil Engineering Land Surveying Class

By: McCoy, Earl

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, Keuffel & Esser Co.: 1909

Seller ID: 09823


Tan leather notebook, 4.5 X 7.25 inches, with a lot of rubbing wear to the covers and spine. Binding still holding firm. The student, Earl McCoy (Class of 1912), has written his name legibly at the top of the front cover. The embossed title on the front cover is Field Book 361. Inside the front cover is the notebook publisher's information-Keuffel and Esser Co., a seller of drawing materials and surveying equipment. A reference table for excavations and embankments is al... View more info

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Library Handbook of the North Texas State Teachers College

By: McCracken, Pearl C. (compiled by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Denton, TX, Teachers College Press: 1938

Seller ID: 02278


String stitched binding, maroon leather/leatherette with gilt title on cover and the name Earline Senter at the bottom. Perhaps she was a librarian to whom this copy belonged. 54 pages, with Index. View more info

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The Artist as Citizen

By: Polisi, Joseph W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pompton Plains, New Jersey, Amadeus Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09749


178 pages. Foreword by Wynton Marsalis. "The Artist as Citizen is a compilation of Joseph W. Polisi's articles and speeches from his two-decade tenure as president of New York City's prestigious Juilliard School. Ranging from inspirational to humorous to political, his writings focus on the role of the performing artist as a leader and communicator of human values. The collection provides an insider's view of the state of the performing arts and performing arts educa... View more info

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Endless Applications, Unlimited Possibilities: The History and Development of Mechanical Engineering Education at the University of Texas at Austin

By: Rylander, H. Grady; Joanna K. Hofer; and Gary C. Vliet

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, The Department of Mechanical Engineering, the University of Texas at Austin: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07499


Brown leatherette with gilt titles. 233 pages. Illustrated with figures and photos. Endnotes and Appendices. Forewords from the Dean and the Chair. View more info

Schools and Our Democratic Society

By: Willing, M.H.; John Guy Fowlkes; Edward A. Krug; Russell T. Gregg; Clifford S. Liddle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1951

Seller ID: 05734


Jacket has tear on rear panel at spine and some edge wear, but protected now in a new Mylar archival cover. 430 pages, with Index. Illustrated. A title in the Exploration Series in Education, under the advisory editorship of John Guy Fowlkes. A post-World War Two look at the school's roles and responsibility in building and continuing a democratic society. View more info