Universities, Think Tanks and War Colleges: The Main Institutions of American Educational Life - A Memoir

Universities, Think Tanks and War Colleges: The Main Institutions of American Educational Life - A Memoir

by Howard J. Wiarda Professor

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Overview

Universities, Think Tanks, and War Colleges is an in-depth, insider view of how these institutions operate, their role in training future leaders as well as shaping policy, and the changing relations between them. The book is both a serious study of the main institutions of American educational life and a personal memoir.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738804330
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
Publication date: 01/28/1999
Pages: 316
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Preface9
Chapter 1Introduction: Universities, Think Tanks, and War Colleges13
Chapter 2The University of Michigan: the Harvard of the West21
Chapter 3The University of Florida52
Chapter 4The Dominican Republic, Revolution, and Florida Atlantic University89
Chapter 5The University of Massachusetts/Amherst121
Chapter 6Harvard171
Chapter 7The World of Think Tanks207
Chapter 8The National War College255
Chapter 9Conclusion298

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