American Schools And University

The Shape and Shaping of the College and University in America : A Lively Experiment  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at April 2, 2017
The Shape and Shaping of the College and University in America : A Lively Experiment

The Shape and Shaping of the College and University in America :
A Lively Experiment

by Stephen J. Nelson
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1498515568 | 341 Pages | PDF | 3.82 MB

This book presents the issues, controversies, and key players that formed and enabled the American college and university to endure as a critical institution of the nation and society.
From Higher Aims to Hired Hands: The Social Transformation of American Business Schools and the Unfulfilled Promise of Manageme

From Higher Aims to Hired Hands: The Social Transformation of American Business Schools and the Unfulfilled Promise of Management as a Profession by Rakesh Khurana
English | Oct. 7, 2007 | ISBN: 069112020X | 542 Pages | PDF | 2 MB


Is management a profession? Should it be? Can it be? This major work of social and intellectual history reveals how such questions have driven business education and shaped American management and society for more than a century.

American Medical Schools and the Practice of Medicine: A History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Sept. 9, 2014
American Medical Schools and the Practice of Medicine: A History

American Medical Schools and the Practice of Medicine: A History by William G. Rothstein
Oxford University Press | October 29, 1987 | English | ISBN: 0195041860 | 408 pages | PDF | 28 MB

In this extensively researched history of medical schools, William Rothstein, a leading historian of American medicine, traces the formation of the medical school from its origin as a source of medical lectures to its current status as a center of undergraduate and graduate medical education, biomedical research, and specialized patient care.

A Is for American: Letters and Other Characters in the Newly United States  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at June 18, 2018
A Is for American: Letters and Other Characters in the Newly United States

A Is for American: Letters and Other Characters in the Newly United States by Jill Lepore
English | February 12, 2002 | ISBN: 037540449X, 0375704086 | EPUB | 256 pages | 3.5 MB

A Concise Introduction to Latin American Politics and Development  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at June 18, 2018
A Concise Introduction to Latin American Politics and Development

Howard J. Wiarda, Harvey F. Kline, "A Concise Introduction to Latin American Politics and Development, 2nd Edition"
ISBN: 0813343534 | 2006 | EPUB | 276 pages | 926 KB
Supplementary Schools and Ethnic Minority Communities: A Social Positioning Perspective (Repost)

Supplementary Schools and Ethnic Minority Communities: A Social Positioning Perspective by Amanda Simon
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 235 Pages | ISBN : 1137500565 | 2.85 MB

This book provides a unique perspective into the world of supplementary schooling, exploring both the social positioning of these schools and the ethnic minority communities they serve. The author presents a close examination of the establishment and functioning of supplementary schools which offers a fresh and novel insight into acculturation processes.
Alumni Leadership and University Excellence in Africa: The Case of Lagos Business School

Alumni Leadership and University Excellence in Africa: The Case of Lagos Business School by Henry O. Onukwuba
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 195 Pages | ISBN : 3319782886 | 3.04 MB

Focusing on Lagos Business School (LBS) in Nigeria, this book explores the impact of strong alumni leadership on university excellence in Africa. Strong leadership is crucial to the success of educational institutions and great importance is placed on their effective governance and management. However, many institutions fail to realise the positive impact that a strong alumni body can have on university excellence. Drawing on definitions and theories of leadership, the author seeks to establish the significance of alumni in enhancing a university’s growth and development. Providing comprehensive analysis of LBS, this book is a unique resource for leaders of educational institutions, as well as those studying and teaching in African business schools.
To Lead the Free World: American Nationalism and the Cultural Roots of the Cold War (Repost)

John Fousek, "To Lead the Free World: American Nationalism and the Cultural Roots of the Cold War"
2000 | pages: 270 | ISBN: 0807848360 | PDF | 6,4 mb
African American Servitude and Historical Imaginings: Retrospective Fiction and Representation

M. Jordan, "African American Servitude and Historical Imaginings: Retrospective Fiction and Representation"
2004 | pages: 298 | ISBN: 1349528560 | PDF | 1,1 mb

A Poetics of Global Solidarity: Modern American Poetry and Social Movements  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at June 1, 2018
A Poetics of Global Solidarity: Modern American Poetry and Social Movements

Clemens Spahr, "A Poetics of Global Solidarity: Modern American Poetry and Social Movements"
2014 | pages: 261 | ISBN: 1349552593 | PDF | 2,3 mb