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The rise of the research university : a sourcebook /

edited by Louis Menand, Paul Reitter, and Chad Wellmon.

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Names: Menand, Louis, | Reitter, Paul, | Wellmon, Chad,
Published: Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, [2017]
Topics: Universities and colleges - History - 19th century - Sources. | Universities and colleges - United States - History - 19th century - Sources. | Universities and colleges - Germany - History - 19th century - Sources. | Education, Higher - Germany - Philosophy. | Education, Higher - United States - Philosophy. | Education, Higher - United States - German influences. | Education, Higher - Aims and objectives.
Regions: Germany. | United States.
Genres: History. | Sources.
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German research universities. Report to King Friedrich Wilhelm II of Germany / Friedrich Gedike -- On the importance of Protestant universities in Germany / Johann David Michaelis -- What is universal history and why study it? An inaugural academic lecture / Friedrich Schiller -- Occasional thoughts on German universities in the German sense / Friedrich Schleiermacher -- A plan, deduced from first principles, for an institution of higher learning to be established in Berlin, connected to and subordinate to an academy of sciences / J.G. Fichte -- Lectures on the method of academic study / F.W.J. Schelling -- On Germany's educational system / Wilhelm von Humboldt -- Americans abroad and returning. Letters to Thomas Jefferson and Edward Everett / George Ticknor and George Bancroft -- American colleges and German universities / Richard Theodore Ely -- On German universities / Henry Tappan -- German universities: a narrative of personal experience / James M. Hart -- American adaptations. The Morrill Act -- The utility of universities / Daniel Coit Gilman -- Opening exercises / G. Stanley Hall -- The relations of the national and state governments to advanced education / Andrew D. White -- The university and democracy / William Rainey Harper -- Undergraduate education in the university. The new education / Charles William Eliot -- Inaugural address / Noah Porter -- Liberty in education / Charles William Eliot -- The new departure in college education, being a reply to president Eliot's defence of it / James McCosh -- On the future of our educational institutions / Friedrich Nietzsche -- Diversity and inclusion: female university students. Diversity and inclusion: introduction -- Higher schools for girls and their mission: companion essay / Helene Lange -- Women at the German universities: letters to the editor of the nation / J.B.S. and M.F.K -- Decree on the admission of women to universities -- General education. General education: introduction -- Editorial: a focus for freshmen / Charles Sears Baldwin -- The new freshman course in Columbia College / John J. Coss -- General education / Robert Maynard Hutchins -- The higher learning in a democracy / Harry D. Gideonse.

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