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Author Potts, David B. (David Bronson)
Title Wesleyan University, 1910-1970 : academic ambition and middle-class America / David B. Potts.
Imprint Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan University Press, 2015.

Author Potts, David B. (David Bronson)
Subject Wesleyan University (Middletown, Conn.) -- History -- 20th century.
Education, Humanistic -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Description 1 online resource
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Fisher and fiduciaries -- On the road to recognition -- Membership in the Little Three -- Holding ground in hard times -- War as an agent of change -- "A new major American university" -- Hazards of new fortune -- Appendix 1: Presidencies, 1831 to present -- Appendix 2: Enrollments at Wesleyan, Amherst, and Williams, 1910/90 -- Appendix 3: Endowment dollars per student at Wesleyan, Amherst, and Williams, 1930/90.
Summary A lively and probing analysis of the development of twentieth-century liberal education.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780819575203 (electronic bk.)
0819575208 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 906577255
Additional Format Print version: Potts, David B. (David Bronson). Wesleyan University, 1910-1970 9780819575197 (DLC) 2014036304 (OCoLC)890793106

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