A History of the Modern Australian University PDF ePub eBook

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A History of the Modern Australian University free pdf A perceptive, clear-eyed account of Australian universities, recounting their history from the 1850s to the present. Investigating the changing nature of higher education, this book asks whether this success is likely to continue in the 21st century, as the university's hold over knowledge grows ever more tenuous.

About Hannah Forsyth

Hannah Forsyth is a historian of modern Australia and an educator at the Australian Catholic University. She is the author of "New Year's Eve in Sydney: A History of Urban Carnival."

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Author : Hannah Forsyth
Publisher : NewSouth Publishing
Data Published : 01 October 2014
ISBN : 1742234127
EAN : 9781742234120
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 256 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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