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BOOKS ON PUBLIC HIGHER EDUCATION - ARTICLES ON PUBLIC HIGHER EDUCATION

Rhode Island Rhode Island College students engage in an exploration in two-dimensional forms, c. 1960.
Delaware Chemistry Professor Elizabeth Dyer and students conducting an experiment at the University of Delaware, c. 1950.
Hawaii Graduation ceremony at the University of Hawaii, 1919.

James D. Anderson, "The Education of Blacks in the South, 1860-1935" (Chapel Hill, N.C., and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1988).

 

William G. Bowen, Matthew M. Chingos and Michael S. McPherson, "Crossing the Finish Line: Completing College at America's Public Universities" (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2009).

 

Steven Brint and Jerome Karabel, "The Diverted Dream: Community Colleges and the Promise of Educational Opportunity in America, 1900-1985" (New York, N.Y., and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989).

 

Oliver C. Carmichael, Jr., "New York Establishes a State University: A Case Study in the Processes of Policy Formation" (Nashville, Tenn.: Vanderbilt University Press, 1955).

 

Earl F. Cheit, "The Useful Arts and the Liberal Tradition" (New York, N.Y.: McGraw-Hill, 1975).

 

Arthur M. Cohen and Florence B. Brawer, "The American Community College" (San Francisco, Cal.: Jossey Bass, 5th edition 2008).

 

John Aubrey Douglass, "The California Idea and American Higher Education: 1850 to the 1960 Master Plan" (Stanford, Cal.: Stanford University Press, 2000).

 

Edgar Alden Dunham, "Colleges of the Forgotten Americans: A Profile of State Colleges and Regional Universities" (New York, N.Y.: McGraw-Hill, 1969).

 

Thomas G. Dyer, Jr., "The University of Georgia: A Bicentennial History, 1785-1985" (Athens, Ga.: University of Georgia Press, 1985).

 

Sheila C. Gordon, "The Transformation of the City University of New York, 1945-1970" (Ph.D. Thesis: Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, N.Y. 1975).

 

Freeman A. Hrabowski III, Kenneth I. Maton and Geoffrey L. Greif, "Beating the Odds: Raising Academically Successful African American Males" (New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1998).

 

--- "Overcoming the Odds: Raising Academically Successful African American Young Women" (New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 2002).

 

Clark Kerr, "The Uses of the University" (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2001 [1963]).

 

Gail O'Connor Mellow and Cynthia Heelan, "Minding the Dream: The Process and Practice of the American Community College" (Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2008).

 

Maresi Nerad, "The Academic Kitchen: A Social History of Gender Stratification at the University of California, Berkeley" (Albany, N.Y.: State University Press of New York, 1999).

 

Allan Nevins, "The State Universities and Democracy" (Urbana, Ill.: University of Illinois Press, 1962).

 

Earle D. Ross, "Democracy's College: The Land Grant Movement in the Formative Stage" (Ames, Iowa: Iowa State College Press, 1942).

 

Frederick Rudolph, "The American College and University: A History," revised edition (Athens, Ga.: University of Georgia Press, 1990 [1962]).

 

S. Willis Rudy, "The College of the City of New York: A History, 1847-1947" (New York, N.Y.: City College Press, 1949).

 

John R. Thelin, "A History of American Higher Education" (Baltimore, Md., and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004).

 

Harold S. Wechsler, "The Qualified Student: A History of Selective College Admission in America, 1870-1970" (New York, N.Y.: Wiley, 1977).

 

Roger L. Williams, "The Origins of Federal Support for Higher Education: George W. Atherton and the Land-Grant College Movement" (University Park, Penn.: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1991).

 

George F. Zook, ed., "Higher Education for American Democracy: A Report of the President's Commission on Higher Education" (New York, N.Y.: Harper and Brothers, 1947).

ARTICLES ON PUBLIC HIGHER EDUCATION

Merle Borrowman, "The False Dawn of the State University," History of Education Quarterly (June, 1961), vol. 1, no. 2, 6-22.

 

David W. Breneman "Recessions Past and Present: Higher education struggles with state cuts, rising tuitions and a climate of uncertainty," (National Crosstalk) March 2009.
http://www.highereducation.org/crosstalk/ct0309/voices0309-breneman.shtml

Jean Evangelauf, "Where did U.S. Public Higher Education Begin?: Georgia and North Carolina Claim the Honor," Chronicle of Higher Education (October 23, 1985), 1.

 

Marvin E. Gettleman, "John H. Finley at CCNY, 1903 to 1913," History of Education Quarterly, 10 (4) (Winter 1970), 423-439.

 

Eldon L. Johnson, "Misconceptions about the Early Land-Grant Colleges," Journal of Higher Education, 52 (4), July-August, 1981), 333-357.

 

Edwin Kiester, Jr., "The G.I. Bill May Be The Best Deal Ever Made By Uncle Sam," Smithsonian Magazine, 25 (8) (November, 1994), 128-139.

 

Jon Marcus "Florida's Unnatural Disaster: The state's economic bubble has burst, leaving higher education in a double bind," (National Crosstalk) March 2009.
http://www.highereducation.org/crosstalk/index.shtml

 

Robert Pedersen, "Value Conflict on the Community College Campus: An Examination of its Historical Origins," in Lester Goodchild and Harold S. Wechsler, editors, "The History of Higher Education," second edition (Boston, Mass.: Pearson Custom Publishing, 1997), 499-509.

 

John R. Thelin, "Expectations and Reality in American Higher Education," Thought & Action, The NEA Higher Education Journal, 23 (Fall 2007), 59-70.

 

Martin Trow, "Reflections on the Transition from Elite to Mass to Universal Higher Education," Daedalus, 99 (Winter, 1970), 1-42.

 

Stephen J. Wright, "Black Colleges and Universities: Historical Background and Future Prospects," Virginia Humanities Newsletter, 14 (Spring 1988), 1-4.