• American Higher Education in the Twenty First Century Social Political and Economic Challenges PDF
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  • American Higher Education in the Twenty First Century Social, Political, and Economic Challenges
  • American Higher Education in the Twenty First Century Social Political and Economic Challenges
  • American Higher Education in the Twenty First Century Social Political and Economic Challenges
  • American Higher Education in the Twenty First Century Social, Political, and Economic Challenges
  • American Higher Education in the Twenty First Century Social Political and Economic Challenges
  • American Higher Education in the Twenty First Century Social Political and Economic Challenges
  • American Higher Education in the Twenty First Century Social Political and Economic Challenges
  • American Higher Education in the Twenty First Century Social, Political, and Economic Challenges
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First published in 1999, American Higher Education in the Twenty-First Century offered a comprehensive introduction to the central issues facing American colleges and universities. This thoroughly revised edition brings the classic volume up to date. The contributors have rewritten every chapter to address major changes in higher education, including the rise of organized social movements, the problem of income inequality and stratification, and the growth of for-profit and distance education. Three new chapters cover information technology, community colleges, and teaching and learning.

This edition seeks to capture several crucial dynamics in the nexus of higher education and society. Placing higher education within its social and political contexts, the contributors discuss finance, federal and state governance, faculty, students, curriculum, and academic leadership. They also grapple with growing concerns about the future of the academy and reflect more deeply on the racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic diversity within higher education.

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  • American Education Sociocultural Political and Historical Studies in Education
  • American Education Sociocultural Political and Historical Studies in Education
  • American Education Sociocultural Political and Historical Studies in Education
  • American Education Sociocultural Political and Historical Studies in Education
  • American Education Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education
  • American Education Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education
  • American Education Sociocultural Political and Historical Studies in Education
  • American Education Sociocultural Political and Historical Studies in Education
  • American Education Sociocultural Political and Historical Studies in Education
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Joel Spring’s American Education introduces readers to the historical, political, social, and legal foundations of education and to the profession of teaching in the United States. In his signature straightforward and concise approach to describing complex issues, Spring illuminates events and topics and that are often overlooked or whitewashed, giving students the opportunity to engage in critical thinking about education. In this edition he looks closely at the global context of education in the U.S. Featuring current information and challenging perspectives―with scholarship that is often cited as a primary source, students will come away from this clear, authoritative text informed on the latest topics, issues, and data and with a strong knowledge of the forces shaping of the American educational system.

Changes in the 17th Edition include new and updated material and statistics on

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