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Philosophy in higher education

Philosophy in Higher Education (Colloquium) (1988 University of St. Andrews)

Philosophy in higher education

proceedings of a colloquium held under the auspices of the University of St. Andrews Centre for Philosophy and Public Affairs.

by Philosophy in Higher Education (Colloquium) (1988 University of St. Andrews)

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Published by University of St. Andrews, Department of Moral Philosophy, Centre for Philosophy and Public Affairs in St. Andrews .
Written in English


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ContributionsSwan, J. R. D., Blackburn, Simon., Jackson, Robert, 1946-, University of St. Andrews. Department of Moral Philosophy. Centre for Philosophy and Public Affairs.
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Pagination25p. ;
Number of Pages25
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Open LibraryOL14342189M

Philosophy, the secularization of thought, and higher education: --The era of positivism: --The founders of Chilean philosophy, --The institutionalization and critique of philosophical professionalism, --Philosophy and the movement for university reform, --Chilean philosophy under military rule. At the doctoral level, Boston College offers the doctorate of philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Higher Education. The doctoral program is designed to prepare experienced practitioners for senior administrative and policy-making posts, and careers in teaching/research in the field of higher education.


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