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Author Menand, Louis.

Title The marketplace of ideas / Louis Menand.

Imprint New York : W.W. Norton, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  378.01 M521m 2010    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 174 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Issues of our time
Issues of our time (W.W. Norton & Company)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The problem of general education -- The humanities revolution -- Interdisciplinarity and anxiety -- Why do professors all think alike?
Summary Argues that outdated institutional structures and higher educational philosophies are negatively contrasting with significant changes in today's faculties and student bodies with a result that higher education is more competitive and less applicable.
Subject Education, Higher -- Philosophy.
Interdisciplinary approach in education.
Education, Humanistic -- Philosophy.
College teachers -- Training of.
College teachers -- Attitudes.
ISBN 9780393339161

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