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The Resource Lower ed : the troubling rise of for-profit colleges in the new economy, Tressie McMillan Cottom

Lower ed : the troubling rise of for-profit colleges in the new economy, Tressie McMillan Cottom

Label
Lower ed : the troubling rise of for-profit colleges in the new economy
Title
Lower ed
Title remainder
the troubling rise of for-profit colleges in the new economy
Statement of responsibility
Tressie McMillan Cottom
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Drawing on her personal experience as a former counselor at two for-profit colleges and interviews with students, senior executives and activists, a renowned sociologist reveals how for-profit schools have become so successful and deciphers the benefits, credentials pitfalls and real costs of a for-profit education,"--NoveList
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cottom, Tressie McMillan,
Dewey number
378.73
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2328.52.U6
LC item number
C68 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • For-profit universities and colleges
  • Education, Higher
Label
Lower ed : the troubling rise of for-profit colleges in the new economy, Tressie McMillan Cottom
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Distributed by Perseus Distribution"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The education gospel -- 1. The real -- 2. The beauty college and the technical college -- 3. Jesus is my backup plan -- 4. When higher education makes cents -- 5. Where credit is due -- 6. Credentials, jobs, and the new economy -- Epilogue
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9781620970607
Lccn
2016048195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn907190296
  • (OCoLC)907190296
  • 2017470
Label
Lower ed : the troubling rise of for-profit colleges in the new economy, Tressie McMillan Cottom
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Distributed by Perseus Distribution"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The education gospel -- 1. The real -- 2. The beauty college and the technical college -- 3. Jesus is my backup plan -- 4. When higher education makes cents -- 5. Where credit is due -- 6. Credentials, jobs, and the new economy -- Epilogue
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9781620970607
Lccn
2016048195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn907190296
  • (OCoLC)907190296
  • 2017470

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