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Alternative Universities : Speculative Design for Innovation in Higher Education.

Author/Creator:
Staley, David J.
Publication:
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (281 pages)
Subjects:
Alternative education.
Education, Higher-Aims and objectives.
Educational change.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Pairing a critique tempered to our current moment with an explanation of how change and disruption might contribute to a new "golden agefor higher education, Alternative Universities is an audacious and essential read.
Contents:
Cover
Half Title
Title
Copyright
Dedication
Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction: On Innovation in Higher Education
Part I. Organization
1 Platform University
2 Microcollege
3 The Humanities Think Tank
Interlude. The University of Beauty
Part II. Apprenticeship
4 Nomad University
5 The Liberal Arts College
Interlude. Superager University
Part III. Technology
6 Interface University
7 The University of the Body
Interlude. Technology University
Part IV. Attributes
8 The Institute for Advanced Play
9 Polymath University
10 Future University
Conclusion: Existential Crisis and Existential Possibilities
Notes
Bibliography
Index
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
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M
N
O
P
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W.
Notes:
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Staley, David J. Alternative Universities
ISBN:
9781421427423
9781421427416
OCLC:
1085592915
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