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Community Services

by James W. Reynolds 1956

The educational significance of a program of community services in community colleges, as we now know them, may be inferred from the recognized goals of these colleges. That the interests and motives underlying present-day objectives of collegiate education represent a striking departure from the college-community concept of early American colleges is commonly understood. Two excerpts from the writings of a notable American educator of the nineteenth century give expression to the older concept of the place of the college in American life.

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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 55, No. 1.

Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 57 Number 9, 1956, p. 140-160
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 20022, Date Accessed: 8/21/2018 5:52:03 PM

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