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calling of education the academic ethic and other essays on higher education by Edward Shils

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English



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  • Education, Higher -- Philosophy.,
  • Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives.,
  • College teachers -- Professional ethics.,
  • Universities and colleges -- United States -- Administration.,
  • Education, Higher -- Social aspects -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementEdward Shils ; edited and with an introduction by Steven Grosby ; foreword by Joseph Epstein.
LC ClassificationsLB2325 .S439 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 294 p. ;
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL672604M
ISBN 100226753387, 0226753395
LC Control Number97018654

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