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Our underachieving colleges : a candid look at how much students learn and why they should be learning more / Derek Bok.

Bok, Derek Curtis (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM LB2322.2 .B65 2006 (Text) 0000103340568 General book Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780691125961 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0691125961 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 413 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2006]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-394) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The evolution of American colleges -- Faculty attitudes toward undergraduate education -- Purposes -- Learning to communicate -- Learning to think -- Building character -- Preparation for citizenship -- Living with diversity -- Preparing for a global society -- Acquiring broader interests -- Preparing for a career -- Improving the quality of undergraduate education.
Subject: Education, Higher > Aims and objectives > United States.
Academic achievement > United States.

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