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General education in higher education

Aston R. Williams

General education in higher education

by Aston R. Williams

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Published by Teachers College Press, Columbia University in [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Universities and colleges -- Curricula -- United States,
    • Humanities -- Study and teaching,
    • General education -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Aston R. Williams.
      SeriesA Publication of the Institute of Higher Education
      ContributionsColumbia University. Teachers College. Institute of Higher Education.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2361 .W5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 244 p.
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5614788M
      LC Control Number68022960

      Higher Education and Democracy: Essays on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement: Higher Education and the American Dream: Success and Its Discontents: Higher Education in A Global Approach OPEN ACCESS Higher education in a globalising world: Community engagement and lifelong learning.   This claim, if true, requires us to begin investigating new approaches to the well-accepted general education tradition in higher education. Here are a few to kick off the discussion: Re-examine the general education curriculum on a per-institution basis, determine how to infuse more tangible workplace experiences into courses and assess.

      The General Education core curriculum consists of 53 semester hours of required coursework in the humanities, mathematics, natural sciences and social sciences plus a set of other educational experiences, which, all together, are intended to produce. Higher Education Quarterly publishes international articles concerned with policy, strategic management and ideas in higher education. A substantial number of papers report research findings in ways that highlight their relevance to senior managers and policy makers at institutional, national and international levels, and to academics who are not necessarily specialists in the academic study.

      Ministry of Education Official Website الموقع الرسمي لوزارة التربية والتعليم. Journal of General Education, v45 n1 p Provides an integrative essay that explores three books and their contributions to feminism and women's studies in higher education. Indicates that only one of the three works managed to escape the tendency of academic and popular media to either valorize or demonize feminists and their : Suzanne Rice.


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