Choosing a College: Why the Best Colleges May Be Your Worst Choice
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BeschreibungRobert Honigman has studied and written about higher education for more than 25 years. He is the author of "University Secrets," In "Choosing a College" he'll tell you things you won't learn in a classroom.
-Chapter One gives 50 key questions to ask in selecting a college. -Chapter Two presents a critical history of American university. -Chapter Three discusses why a liberal education is important. -Chapter Four suggests why you shouldn't go to elite research universities like Harvard or Berkeley, even if admitted. -Chapter Five describes how major universities are sorting us into "winners" and "losers." -Chapter Six offers some final advice on education and choosing a college. -Appendices A-D present thumbnail sketches of Harvard, Michigan, Berkeley, and Texas A&M. -A final appendix makes proposals for university reform.
To get the best college education you can, read "Choosing a College,"
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Erscheinungsdatum: August 2003
Seitenanzahl: 132 Seiten