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Title Universities in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries (1800-1945) / editor, Walter Rüegg.
Imprint Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Series A history of the university in Europe ; v. 3.
History of the university in Europe ; v. 3.
Subject Universities and colleges -- Europe -- History -- 19th century.
Universities and colleges -- Europe -- History -- 20th century.
Education, Higher -- Europe -- History -- 19th century.
Education, Higher -- Europe -- History -- 20th century.
Alt Name Rüegg, Walter.
Description 1 online resource (xxvi, 746 pages).
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Note Print version record.
Contents COVER; HALF-TITLE; SERIES-TITLE; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; DEDICATION; CONTENTS; CONTRIBUTORS AND EDITORS; READER'S GUIDE; BIBLIOGRAPHICAL ABBREVIATIONS USED IN THE NOTES; FOREWORD; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; CHAPTER 1 THEMES; CHAPTER 2 PATTERNS; CHAPTER 3 RELATIONS WITH AUTHORITY; CHAPTER 4 RESOURCES AND MANAGEMENT; CHAPTER 5 TEACHERS; CHAPTER 6 THE DIFFUSION OF EUROPEAN MODELS OUTSIDE EUROPE; CHAPTER 7 ADMISSION; CHAPTER 8 STUDENT MOVEMENTS; CHAPTER 9 GRADUATION AND CAREERS; CHAPTER 10 THEOLOGY AND THE ARTS; CHAPTER 11 HISTORY AND THE SOCIAL SCIENCES; CHAPTER 12 THE MATHEMATICAL AND THE EXACT SCIENCES
CHAPTER 13 BIOLOGY AND THE EARTH SCIENCESCHAPTER 14 MEDICINE; CHAPTER 15 TECHNOLOGY; EPILOGUE UNIVERSITIES AND WAR IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY; EUROPEAN UNIVERSITIES AND SIMILAR INSTITUTIONS IN EXISTENCE BETWEEN 1812 AND THE END OF 1944: A CHRONOLOGICAL LIST; NAME INDEX; SUBJECT INDEX
Summary This book tells the success story of the modern research university in Europe and its expansion to other continents. By focusing on the freedom of scientific research, teaching and study, the medieval university structure was modernised and enabled discoveries to become a professional, bureaucratically-regulated activity of the university.
Note English.
ISBN 051123113X (electronic bk.)
9780511231131 (electronic bk.)
9780511228728
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0521361079
0511228724
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9781316084601
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9781280702044
0511230362
9780511230363
0511316461
9780511316463
0511229569
9780511229565
OCLC # 76880537
Additional Format Print version: Universities in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries (1800-1945). Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004 0521361079 (DLC) 2003065688 (OCoLC)53145411.


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