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Fostering the Liberal Arts in the 21st-Century Community College: Number 163: New Directions for Community Colleges

Fostering the Liberal Arts in the 21st-Century Community College: Number 163: New Directions for Community Colleges (Paperback)

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Liberal arts education is one of the founding missions of community colleges. However, it has drifted toward vocational training to such an extent that the dominant narrative of the 21st-century community college portrays a job (re)training center more than an educational institution. This volume offers a timely, much-needed, and persuasive argument for the importance of a liberal arts education, particularly in the humanities, for all students attending a public, comprehensive community college. * The Landscape of the Liberal Arts * What Happened to the Liberal Arts?

* Two-Year Humanities * A President s View on the Importance of the Liberal Arts in Community Colleges * Why Community College Students Need Great Books * Discovering History at the Community College * Why Community Colleges Need the Academic Study of Religion * How Interdisciplinary Liberal Arts Programs Prepare Students for Workforce and Life * A 21st-Century Humanities for the Community College * Sources on Liberal Arts in the Community College This is the 163rd volume of this Jossey-Bass higher education quarterly report series, an essential guide for presidents, vice presidents, deans, and other leaders in today's open-door institutions, this quarterly provides expert guidance in meeting the challenges of their distinctive and expanding educational mission.

EducationEducation TheoryHigher & further education, tertiary education Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc Publication Date: 09/12/2013 ISBN-13: 9781118834558  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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