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.
Macroeconomic Aspects of Aging and Retirement of College and University Teachers: Indo-French Perspectives

Macroeconomic Aspects of Aging and Retirement of College and University Teachers: Indo-French Perspectives By Geeta Nair
English | PDF | 2017 | 78 Pages | ISBN : 1137574712 | 1.55 MB

This book explores the universal and highly topical issues of ageing and retirement. It places a particular focus on the macroeconomic aspects of the ageing and retirement of college and university teachers, through a case study of teachers and professors in France and India. While the ageing of the population and the financing of the pension system are notoriously pressing issues in Western nations such as France, it has previously not been acknowledged that these issues are also critical to the development trajectory of emerging countries such as India.
The Border Cookbook: Authentic Home Cooking of the American Southwest and Northern Mexico

Bill Jamison, Cheryl Alters Jamison, "The Border Cookbook: Authentic Home Cooking of the American Southwest and Northern Mexico"
ISBN: 1558321020, 1558321039 | 1995 | EPUB | 512 pages | 10 MB
Private Schools and School Choice in Compulsory Education: Global Change and National Challenge

Private Schools and School Choice in Compulsory Education: Global Change and National Challenge By Thomas Koinzer, Rita Nikolai, Florian Waldow
English | PDF | 2017 | 246 Pages | ISBN : 3658171030 | 3.2 MB

Marketization and privatization in compulsory education have spread around the globe. School choice is seen by many to be the panacea to develop the quality of schools and improve school systems worldwide. Additionally in many countries several types of private schools expand and change the school landscapes.
From Modernism to Postmodernism: American Poetry and Theory in the Twentieth Century [Repost]

Jennifer Ashton - From Modernism to Postmodernism: American Poetry and Theory in the Twentieth Century
Published: 2006-01-30 | ISBN: 0521855047, 0521101557 | PDF | 212 pages | 0.82 MB
How to Build a Museum: Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture

How to Build a Museum: Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture by Tonya Bolden
English | September 6, 2016 | ISBN: 0451476379 | EPUB | 64 pages | 57.2 MB
Private Schools and School Choice in Compulsory Education: Global Change and National Challenge

Private Schools and School Choice in Compulsory Education: Global Change and National Challenge By Thomas Koinzer, Rita Nikolai, Florian Waldow
English | PDF | 2017 | 246 Pages | ISBN : 3658171030 | 3.2 MB

Marketization and privatization in compulsory education have spread around the globe. School choice is seen by many to be the panacea to develop the quality of schools and improve school systems worldwide. Additionally in many countries several types of private schools expand and change the school landscapes.
Family Background and University Success: Differences in Higher Education Access and Outcomes in England

Family Background and University Success: Differences in Higher Education Access and Outcomes in England by Claire Crawford and Lorraine Dearden
English | 2017 | ISBN: 019968913X | 192 pages | PDF | 0,8 MB