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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
Genre
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
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
Storyline
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10470096
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/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • For-profit universities and colleges
  • Education, Higher
  • EDUCATION
  • EDUCATION
  • EDUCATION
  • Education, Higher
  • For-profit universities and colleges
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how for-profit colleges deepen inequality in America
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"--Title page 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
Control code
ocn907190296
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9781620970607
Lccn
2016048195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)907190296
Label
Lower ed : the troubling rise of for-profit colleges in the new economy, Tressie McMillan Cottom
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Distributed by Perseus Distribution"--Title page 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
Control code
ocn907190296
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9781620970607
Lccn
2016048195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)907190296

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