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Author Lazerson, Marvin.

Title Higher education and the American dream : success and its discontents / Marvin Lazerson
Published Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (221 pages)
Contents Building the dream (and worrying about it) -- Higher education as vocational education -- Who governs higher education? -- Managerial imperatives -- Academic disciplines, research imperatives, and undergraduate learning -- A revolution in teaching and learning -- Why is higher education so hard to reform?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject American Dream.
Education, Higher -- United States.
Educational change -- United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1441677100 (electronic bk.)
6155211914 (electronic bk.)
9781441677105 (electronic bk.)
9786155211911 (electronic bk.)