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Founding Public Junior Colleges

reviewed by Jesse P. Bogue 1955

coverTitle: Founding Public Junior Colleges
Author(s): Elbert K. Fretwell, Jr.
Publisher: John Wiley, New York
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The author has performed a timely and valuable service in writing this book. It is timely because increasing attention is being directed now to the problems of providing for staffs and facilities for the inevitable tidal wave of college enrollments which will soon be upon us. State conferences on education are being held, state surveys are being made, and the White House Conference on Education will be convened this year. One of the main issues in higher education is how to meet the demands of the present and future most economically and at the same time to provide good education. A growing number of educational and lay leaders believe that community colleges can and should be one of the solutions in higher education. Among these leaders are men of the caliber of President Sproul of the University of California and James B. Conant, formerly President of Harvard University. Recent studies completed... (preview truncated at 150 words.)

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 56 Number 6, 1955, p. 353-353
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 4748, Date Accessed: 7/18/2018 9:49:35 PM

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