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Author Hesburgh, Theodore M. (Theodore Martin), 1917-2015

Title The Hesburgh papers : higher values in higher education / Theodore M. Hesburgh.

Publication Info. Kansas City, Kan. : Andrews and McMeel, [1979]


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  378.01    Check Shelf
Description xii, 206 pages ; 24 cm
Contents sect. 1. An overview: The university president -- The past and present of American higher education -- sect. 2. The contemporary Catholic and Christian university: The vision of the Catholic university in the world of today -- The challenges of Christian higher education -- The Catholic university and freedom -- The changing face of Catholic higher education -- New focus for Catholic education in the 1970s -- sect. 3. Special concerns in higher education in modern America: Science and technology in modern perspective -- Social science in an age of social revolution -- The moral purpose of higher education -- The civil rights revolution: from confrontation to education -- sect. 4. The years of campus crisis: In defense of the younger generation -- The generation gap -- The lessons of the student revolution -- A case study: universities and government interact in crisis -- sect. 5. The future: church, education, world: The post-Vatican II church -- Education in the year 2000 -- Problems and opportunities on a very interdependent planet.
Subject Catholic universities and colleges -- United States.
Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives -- United States.
Academic freedom -- United States.
Church and college -- United States.
ISBN 0836259084
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