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Higher Education Under Fire

Michael Berube

Higher Education Under Fire

Politics, Economics, and the Crisis of the Humanities

by Michael Berube

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7495500M
ISBN 100415908051
ISBN 109780415908054

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