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The Diverted Dream

Community Colleges and the Promise of Educational Opportunity in America, 1900-1985
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The Diverted Dream is the best analysis of the overall role of the community college to appear in quite a while and it will be a standard reference on the topic."--The Times Higher Education Supplement "Well-documented and raises important question about the role of Cited by: The Diverted Dream Community Colleges and the Promise of Educational Opportunity in America, Steven Brint and Jerome Karabel.

The two-year or "community" college was begun at the turn of the century as a means of offering limited-income students the. The Diverted Dream book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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The diverted dream: Community colleges and the promise of educational opportunity in America, (Book Review). The Journal of Higher Education, 61, In their book, "The Diverted Dream," Brint and Karabel describe the growth of the American community college movement from to and claim that the colleges no longer act as stepping stones to four-year colleges and universities.

Instead, the authors claim, the colleges are vocationalizing curricula and focusing on preparing students for work, thus limiting their Cited by: 5. Get this from a library. The diverted dream: community colleges and the promise of educational opportunity in America, [Steven G Brint; Jerome Karabel].

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His book, The Diverted Dream, won the American Education Research Association's “Outstanding Book” award of and the Council of Colleges and Universities' “Outstanding Research Publication” award the same year.

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The Diverted Dream received the distinguished "Book of the Year" by two councils, the American Education Research Association (AERA) and the Council of Universities and Colleges (CUC), in Apparently, community college professionals had no time for the book. Note: If you're looking for a free download links of The Diverted Dream: Community Colleges and the Promise of Educational Opportunity in America, Pdf, epub, docx and torrent then this site is not for you.

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61, No. 6, pp. "The long-neglected subject of community colleges in American higher education is illuminated with great intensity in The Diverted Dream.[The book] stands out not only as a major contribution to the literature on schooling, but as a powerful guide to significant features of Americanpolitical and social development."--Ira Katznelson, New School for Social Research.

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OBJECTIVES To explore the changes of community college over five decades. To relate the development of community college growth with economical, business and environmental changes taking place in higher education. Examine. Buy a cheap copy of The Diverted Dream: Community Colleges book by Jerome Karabel.

In the twentieth century, Americans have increasingly looked to the schools--and, in particular, to the nation's colleges and universities--as guardians of the Free shipping over $Cited by: Guided by a vision of an ideal educational system that is dedicated to the cultivation of a democratic citizenry, this monograph explores a number of questions about the growth and recent transformation of American junior colleges from liberal arts transfer institutions to providers of terminal vocational training.

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