The Institution of Intellectual Values: Realism and Idealism in Higher Education

The Institution of Intellectual Values: Realism and Idealism in Higher Education

by Gordon Graham
     
 

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ISBN-10: 184540100X

ISBN-13: 9781845401009

Pub. Date: 05/01/2007

Publisher: Imprint Academic

This is a revised and expanded version of the much praised short book Universities: The Recovery of An Idea. It contains chapters on the history of universities; the value of university education; the nature of research; the management and funding of universities plus additional essays on such subjects as human nature and the study of the humanities,

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This is a revised and expanded version of the much praised short book Universities: The Recovery of An Idea. It contains chapters on the history of universities; the value of university education; the nature of research; the management and funding of universities plus additional essays on such subjects as human nature and the study of the humanities, interdisciplinary versus multidisciplinary study, information systems and the concept of a library, the prospects for e-learning, reforming universities, intellectual integrity and the realities of funding, and spiritual values and the knowledge economy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781845401009
Publisher:
Imprint Academic
Publication date:
05/01/2007
Series:
St Andrews Studies in Philosophy and Public Affairs Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
295
Product dimensions:
5.36(w) x 8.22(h) x 0.90(d)

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