TITLE

Tuition Controversy

AUTHOR(S)
Van Dyne, Larry
PUB. DATE
December 1973
SOURCE
New Republic;12/29/73, Vol. 169 Issue 26, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the U.S. Congress passed statesman Justin Morrill's bill giving the states parcels of federal land to endow agricultural and mechanical colleges in the U.S. Debate on low-tuition policy in two influential study commission reports by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education and Committee for Economic Development; Provisions of the bill; Specifications of the bill; Implications of the bill passed.
ACCESSION #
10578344

 

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