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Author Anderson, Betty S. (Betty Signe), 1965-

Title The American University of Beirut : Arab nationalism and liberal education / Betty S. Anderson
Edition First edition
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 254 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents Acknowledgments; 1. ADMINISTRATORS AND STUDENTS: Agency and the Educational Process; 2. THE UNITY OF TRUTH: Classical and Liberal Educational Systems; 3. MAKING MEN: Religion, Education, and Character Building; 4. MAKING WOMEN: The Goals of Coeducation; 5. STUDENT ACTIVISM: The Struggle for Arab Nationalism; 6. "GUERRILLA U": The Contested Nature of Authority; 7. REBUILDING AUB: Reaffirming Liberal Education; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject American University of Beirut -- History.
Education, Higher -- Arab countries.
Education, Humanistic -- Arab countries.
Nationalism -- Arab countries.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2011025372
ISBN 0292734980 (electronic bk.)
9780292734982 (electronic bk.)