"The American Research University from World War II to World Wide Web: Governments, the Private Sector, and the Emerging Meta-University" by Charles M. Vest
The Clark Kerr lectures on the role of higher education in society, volume 1
University of California Press | 2007 | ISBN: 1435611412 | 141 pages | PDF/epub | 1 MB
This volume provides a unique opportunity to explore the current state of the research university system. Charles M. Vest, one of the leading advocates for autonomy for American higher education, offers a multifaceted view of the university at the beginning of a new century.