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The Resource The worth of the university, Richard C. Levin

The worth of the university, Richard C. Levin

Label
The worth of the university
Title
The worth of the university
Statement of responsibility
Richard C. Levin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A selection of speeches and essays from the author's second decade as president of Yale University
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levin, Richard C
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yale University
  • Yale University
  • Education, Higher
  • Education, Higher
  • EDUCATION
  • EDUCATION
  • Education, Higher
  • Education, Higher
  • United States
Label
The worth of the university, Richard C. Levin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to the author's: The work of the university. New Haven : Yale University Press, c2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- SOURCES OF INSPIRATION -- Stanford and Yale -- Eliot of Harvard -- The Astonishing Joseph Stiglitz -- Repairing a Bicycle -- The Ornament of Our World -- VARIETY AND FREEDOM: WORDS FOR NEW STUDENTS -- Encountering New Perspectives -- Back to School -- Friendship and Individuality -- Preparing for Global Citizenship -- The Questions That Matter -- Variety and Freedom -- Passion and Perseverance -- Seeing the Big Picture -- THE WORTH OF THE UNIVERSITY -- The University in Service to Society -- Why Colleges and Universities Matter -- Universities and Cities -- Harnessing the Wind -- Rethinking College Admissions -- RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: WORDS FOR GRADUATES -- Reviving Public Discourse -- Curiosity, Independence, and Public Service -- Journeys -- Life on a Small Planet -- The Economy and the Human Spirit -- Reclaiming Politics -- Taking Responsibility -- THE UNIVERSITY AS GLOBAL CITIZEN -- The Lesson of 9/11 -- Leading by Example -- Rising to the Challenge of Climate Change -- The American Research University and the Global Agenda -- THE DEVELOPMENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN ASIA -- The Rise of Asia's Universities -- Reform, Innovation, and Economic Growth in Japan -- The Role of Liberal Education in China's Development -- REFLECTIONS ON ECONOMIC ADVANCE AND REFORM -- Confronting China's Challenges -- Patents in Global Perspective -- Lessons from the Crisis of 2008 -- COLOR PLATES
Control code
ocn841398712
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 282 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300198515
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
color illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5q9s2m
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)841398712
Label
The worth of the university, Richard C. Levin
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to the author's: The work of the university. New Haven : Yale University Press, c2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- SOURCES OF INSPIRATION -- Stanford and Yale -- Eliot of Harvard -- The Astonishing Joseph Stiglitz -- Repairing a Bicycle -- The Ornament of Our World -- VARIETY AND FREEDOM: WORDS FOR NEW STUDENTS -- Encountering New Perspectives -- Back to School -- Friendship and Individuality -- Preparing for Global Citizenship -- The Questions That Matter -- Variety and Freedom -- Passion and Perseverance -- Seeing the Big Picture -- THE WORTH OF THE UNIVERSITY -- The University in Service to Society -- Why Colleges and Universities Matter -- Universities and Cities -- Harnessing the Wind -- Rethinking College Admissions -- RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: WORDS FOR GRADUATES -- Reviving Public Discourse -- Curiosity, Independence, and Public Service -- Journeys -- Life on a Small Planet -- The Economy and the Human Spirit -- Reclaiming Politics -- Taking Responsibility -- THE UNIVERSITY AS GLOBAL CITIZEN -- The Lesson of 9/11 -- Leading by Example -- Rising to the Challenge of Climate Change -- The American Research University and the Global Agenda -- THE DEVELOPMENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN ASIA -- The Rise of Asia's Universities -- Reform, Innovation, and Economic Growth in Japan -- The Role of Liberal Education in China's Development -- REFLECTIONS ON ECONOMIC ADVANCE AND REFORM -- Confronting China's Challenges -- Patents in Global Perspective -- Lessons from the Crisis of 2008 -- COLOR PLATES
Control code
ocn841398712
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 282 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300198515
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
color illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5q9s2m
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)841398712

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