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書名 The politics of interdisciplinary studies : essays on transformations in American undergraduate programs / edited by Tanya Augsburg and Stuart Henry
出版項 Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2009
國際標準書號 9780786441686 (pbk.)
0786441682 (pbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  LB2322.2 .P68 2009    在架上    30610020322715
說明 viii, 279 p. ; 23 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
The political life cycle of a cluster college : the Western College program at Miami University / William H. Newell -- The devolution of the individualized degree at the University Without Walls/University of Massachusetts-Amherst / Rick F. Hendra -- To educate the people : the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies at Wayne State University / Andre Furtado ... [et al.] -- Phoenix : from ashes to reincarnation at Appalachian State University / Jay Wentworth and Richard M. Carp -- From cutting edge to cutting board : the Inter-Arts Center at San Francisco State University / James W. Davis -- Interdisciplinary studies at San Francisco State University : a personal perspective / Raymond C. Miller -- Interdisciplinary and teacher preparation at San Francisco State University / Helen Goldsmith -- Transforming an experimental innovation into a sustainable academic program at the University of Texas-Arlington / Allen F. Repko -- Interdisciplinarity within Emory University's academic community / Peter W. Wakefield -- Turning points : New Century College at George Mason University / Janette Kenner Muir -- Barriers and solutions to launching an interdisciplinary movement : the University of Massachusetts-Lowell / Diana C. Archibald -- A Canadian and collaborative perspective : the Office of Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of Alberta / Rick Szostak
"Highlights the popularity of interdisciplinary undergraduate studies and their recent gains in the world of higher education, and then addresses the paradoxical failure of these studies to achieve a permanent position in the curricula of individual universities and colleges. Explored in three ways: 1) an overview, 2) case studies, and 3) new ways undergraduates are educated"--Provided by publisher
主題 Education, Higher -- United States
Interdisciplinary approach in education -- United States
Alt Author Augsburg, Tanya
Henry, Stuart, 1949-
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