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Title Usable knowledges as the goal of university education : innovations in the academic enterprise culture / edited by K. (Moti) Gokulsing and Cornel DaCosta.

Published Lewiston : E. Mellen Press, [1997]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  378.41 USAB    AVAILABLE
Physical description 264 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Mellen studies in education ; v. 33.
Mellen studies in education ; v. 33.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pt. 1. Themes. Ch. 1. The Changing Relationship between the State and Higher Education / David Turner, Moti Gokulsing and Cornel DaCosta. Ch. 2. The Polytechnic Legacy: Lessons from History / John Pratt. Ch. 3. New Universities: Role Models for Old Universities? / John McGinnety. Ch. 4. University Funding / David Turner -- Pt. 2. Perspectives. Ch. 5. University Education in England and the Principle of Performativity / Moti Gokulsing. Ch. 6. Postmodernism, Post-Fordism and Consumerism: Marketising Mass Higher Education / Jim Graham -- Pt. 3. New Issues. Ch. 7. Towards Mass Higher Education: Transforming the University Through Modularisation and Semesterisation / Cornel DaCosta. Ch. 8. Opportunity for Most, Recognition for Few - the Threat to Academic Standards Posed by Mass Higher Education / James McKenzie. Ch. 9. Educational Development and Institutional Change in Higher Education / David Gosling. Ch. 10. The Continuing Potential of Independent Study / Derek Robbins.
Other author Gokulsing, K.
DaCosta, Cornel.
Subject Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives -- Great Britain -- History.
Higher education and state -- Great Britain.
Universities and colleges -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.
ISBN 0889469350 (ser.)
0773486194 (hard)