Cover Image

Larger ImageView Larger

The Higher Education System

Academic Organization in Cross-National Perspective

Burton R. Clark (Author)

Available worldwide

Paperback, 330 pages
ISBN: 9780520058927
August 1986
$31.95, £27.00
How can we compare national systems of higher education, since their organization varies from country to country? Clark identifies the basic elements common to all such systems, and proceeds to thematic comparisons among a number of countries.
"What the show and its excellent catalogue accomplish is both substantial and memorable. They reassert the stature of the genre's most brilliant practitioner, critically resuscitate a reputation too little known today, provide an expansive context of related work (especially colored sculpture) and offer abundant supporting material and at the end, provide an unexpected but provocative twist.”—Los Angeles Times

Join UC Press

Members receive 20-40% discounts on book purchases. Find out more