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The degradation of the academic dogma: the university in America, 1945-1970

by Robert A. Nisbet

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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Universities and colleges -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Robert Nisbet. Foreword by Ward Madden.
      SeriesThe John Dewey Society lecture, no. 12
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA226 .N56
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 252 p.
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5221167M
      ISBN 100465015883
      LC Control Number75147013

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