Closed minds? : politics and ideology in American universities / Bruce L.R. Smith, Jeremy D. Mayer, A. Lee Fritschler.

"From interviews, focus groups, and a national survey, paints a comprehensive picture of today's campus political attitudes. Contrasts the current climate of disengagement with the original civic mission of American colleges and universities, and suggests how universities can reclaim and s...

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Main Author: Smith, Bruce L. R.
Other Authors: Mayer, Jeremy D., Fritschler, A. Lee, 1937-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, ©2008.
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Summary:"From interviews, focus groups, and a national survey, paints a comprehensive picture of today's campus political attitudes. Contrasts the current climate of disengagement with the original civic mission of American colleges and universities, and suggests how universities can reclaim and strengthen their place in the nation's political and civic life"--Provided by publisher.
Physical Description:1 online resource (x, 278 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-268) and index.
ISBN:9780815701866
0815701861
9786612131424
661213142X