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Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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Old Main: Small Colleges in Twenty-First Century America

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This perceptive and cogent account draws on key data and firsthand observations to tell the story of the small college in America. Informed by his own experiences as a teacher and administrator, Samuel Schuman sketches the history and development of these institutions; then focuses on their current conditions and future possibilities. Administrators, faculty, and researchers will appreciate Schuman's insight into institutional choices and their consequences.

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Shuman traces the history and development of small colleges in America and considers their future possibilities. His analysis is based upon statistical data as well as personal visits to 12 campuses, including George Fox U., Grinnell College, and Westmont College. Informed by his own experiences as a scholar and administrator, he offers evidence that in higher education, small is beautiful. Schuman is Chancellor of the U. of Minnesota's Morris campus.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780801880926
Author:
Schuman, Samuel
Publisher:
Johns Hopkins University Press
Subject:
Higher
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Small colleges -- United States.
Subject:
Small colleges - United States - History
Subject:
Education-Higher Education
Publication Date:
20050631
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
280
Dimensions:
9.26x6.46x.94 in. 1.18 lbs.

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