The Resource Remaking the American university : market-smart and mission-centered, Robert Zemsky, Gregory R. Wegner, William F. Massy

Remaking the American university : market-smart and mission-centered, Robert Zemsky, Gregory R. Wegner, William F. Massy

Label
Remaking the American university : market-smart and mission-centered
Title
Remaking the American university
Title remainder
market-smart and mission-centered
Statement of responsibility
Robert Zemsky, Gregory R. Wegner, William F. Massy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At one time, universities educated new generations and were a source of social change. Today colleges and universities are less places of public purpose, than agencies of personal advantage. Remaking the American University provides a penetrating analysis of the ways market forces have shaped and distorted the behaviors, purposes, and ultimately the missions of universities and colleges over the past half-century. The authors describe how a competitive preoccupation with rankings and markets published by the media spawned an admissions arms race that drains institutional resources and
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zemsky, Robert
Dewey number
378.73
Index
index present
LC call number
LA227.4
LC item number
.Z46 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wegner, Gregory R.
  • Massy, William F
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education, Higher
  • Education, Higher
  • Educational change
  • EDUCATION
  • EDUCATION
  • Education, Higher
  • Education, Higher
  • Educational change
  • United States
Label
Remaking the American university : market-smart and mission-centered, Robert Zemsky, Gregory R. Wegner, William F. Massy
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=176460
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the diminishing of public purpose -- The lattice and the ratchet -- The admissions arms race -- On being mission centered and market smart -- To publish and perish -- A value proposition -- Thwarted innovation -- Who owns teaching? -- Making educational quality job one -- Not good enough -- Crafting a public agenda -- Dancing with change
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 231 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813541129
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt4jv4vk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)77208272
  • (OCoLC)ocm77208272
Label
Remaking the American university : market-smart and mission-centered, Robert Zemsky, Gregory R. Wegner, William F. Massy
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=176460
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the diminishing of public purpose -- The lattice and the ratchet -- The admissions arms race -- On being mission centered and market smart -- To publish and perish -- A value proposition -- Thwarted innovation -- Who owns teaching? -- Making educational quality job one -- Not good enough -- Crafting a public agenda -- Dancing with change
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 231 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813541129
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt4jv4vk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)77208272
  • (OCoLC)ocm77208272

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