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    The Idea Of Higher Education

    By Ronald Barnett

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    Gives us an account of the idea of 'higher education', and proposes strategies for realizing a liberal higher education.

    Being a University

    By Ronald Barnett

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    Ever since its medieval origin, the concept of the university has continued to change. The metaphysical university gave way successively to the scientific university, and then to the corporate and the entrepreneurial university. This title charts this conceptual development and examines the possibilities for the idea of the university.

    Engaging the Curriculum

    By Ronald Barnett

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    The curriculum is noticeable for its absence in public debate and in the literature on higher education. This book begins to redress the balance. Based upon a study of curricula in UK universities, it offers a thesis about the development of higher education, and is intended for those who care...

    Will to Learn: Being a Student in an age of Uncertainty

    By Ronald Barnett

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    This book examines the structure of what it is to have a will to learn and offers an idea of student development that challenges current dominant views.

    Imagining the University

    By Ronald Barnett

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    Around the world, what it is to be a university is a matter of much debate. The range of ideas of the university in public circulation is, however, exceedingly narrow and is dominated by the idea of the entrepreneurial university. As a consequence, the debate is hopelessly impoverished. Lurking in...

    Beyond All Reason: Living with the Ideology in the University

    By Ronald Barnett

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    Argues that ideology is a fact of life in universities but that a positive way forward is within reach. This book presents the author's attempts to show that it is possible to hold to and to live out an idea of the university.

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