Public policy challenges facing higher education in the American West / edited by Lester F. Goodchild, Richard W. Jonsen, Patty Limerick, and David A. Longanecker
- Higher education & society
- Introduction / Lester F. Goodchild, Richard W. Jonsen, Patty Limerick, and David A. Longanecker -- Public policy demographic background -- A demographic profile of higher education in the American West / Cheryl D. Blanco -- Seven regional public policy challenges -- Assessing college access and success in the West / Mikyung Ryu -- The federal government, research funding, and Western higher education policy / David A. Longanecker -- State policy leadership in the public interest : is anyone at home? / Aims C. McGuinness, Jr -- Higher education finance policy in the Western states / Dennis P. Jones -- Public financing of higher education in the Western states : changing patterns in state appropriations and tuition revenues / Charles S. Lenth, Kathleen J. Zaback, Andrew M. Carlson, Allison C. Bell -- Technology and distance education : challenges facing the American West / Sally M. Johnstone and J. Ritchie Boyd -- The growth of community colleges in the West : conditions and public policy challenges / Cheryl D. Lovell -- A concluding commentary -- Afterword : Where do we go from here? The policy nexus between the West and the federal government -- David A. Longanecker.
- 9781137381972 (hardcover : alk. paper) and 1137381973 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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