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For-profit colleges and universities : their markets, regulation, performance, and place in higher education / edited by Guilbert C. Hentschke, Vicente M. Lechuga, and William G. Tierney ; foreword by Marc Tucker.

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For-profit colleges and universities : their markets, regulation, performance, and place in higher education / edited by Guilbert C. Hentschke, Vicente M. Lechuga, and William G. Tierney ; foreword by Marc Tucker.
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Sterling, Va. : Stylus Pub., 2010.

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ix, 209 p. : ill.; 23 cm.
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  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Contents
For-profit colleges and universities in a knowledge economy / Guilbert C. Hentschke, Vicente M. Lechuga, and William G. Tierney -- Evolving markets of for-profit higher education / Guilbert C. Hentschke -- Who are they? and what do they do? / Vicente M. Lechuga -- Differences in academic work at traditional and for-profit postsecondary institutions: policy implications for academic freedom / William G. Tierney and Vicente M. Lechuga -- Markets, regulation, and performance in higher education / Mark L. Pelesh -- Accreditation and accountability: the role of for-profit education and national accrediting agencies / Elise Scanlon and Michale S. McComis -- A global perspective on for-profit higher education / Kevin Kinser -- The public good in a changing economy / William G. Tierney.
ISBN
  • 9781579224240 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 1579224245 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9781579224257 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 1579224253 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
^^2009032275
OCLC
432653920
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Harvard Library