A lively historical account of colleges and universities in America--from their earliest beginnings to the "canon deabtes" of the 1990s. Eminently readable and always lively, America's Higher Education is certain to become a valuable resource for assessing the present condition and future prospects of American colleges and universities.

American Higher Education: A History 1996, Palgrave MacMillan, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780312129453

Trade paperback

American Higher Education: A History 1995, St. Martin's Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780312122942

St Martin's Griffin edition