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Conference on Education and Student Life in the United States, 1955-1956

Identifier: GTA-000648

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Report of Conference held at University of Chicago, June 19-22, 1955. Edited by William Birenbaum. I. Graduate Teaching and Research in the United States Universities - Charles E. Odengaard (university of Michigan). II. Students in the Community of Scholars - E.G. Williamson (University of Minnesota). III. Philosophy of Education in the United States - Clarence H. Faust (Fund for the Advancement of Education). IV. Summary Statement of Conference - Erich A. Walter (University of Michigan).

Report of Conference held at University of Michigan, June 17-20, 1956. Edited by William R. Steinhoff. I. Aims of University Faculties in Liberal and Professional Education in the United States - Algo D. Henderson (University of Michigan). II. The American University: Current Issues in their Historical Context - Arthur Bestor (University of Illinois). III. Assumptions Underlying the University's Services to Its Students - Ruth Hill Useem (Michigan State University). IV. The Personnel Idea in American Higher Education - Robert M. Strozier (University of Chicago).


  • 1955-1956


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