Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items for:

  • University Presses: Princeton University Press x
  • Princeton University Press x
Clear All

View:

Creating the Market UniversityHow Academic Science Became an Economic Engine

Creating the Market University: How Academic Science Became an Economic Engine

Elizabeth Popp Berman

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691147086
eISBN:
9781400840472
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691147086.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher Education

American universities today serve as economic engines, performing the scientific research that will create new industries, drive economic growth, and keep the United States globally competitive. But ... More

Learning in the Fast LaneThe Past, Present, and Future of Advanced Placement

Learning in the Fast Lane: The Past, Present, and Future of Advanced Placement

Chester E. Finn and Andrew E. Scanlan

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691178721
eISBN:
9780691185828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691178721.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher Education

The Advanced Placement (AP) program stands as the foremost source of college-level academics for millions of high school students in the United States and beyond. More than 22,000 schools now ... More

Moving Up without Losing Your WayThe Ethical Costs of Upward Mobility

Moving Up without Losing Your Way: The Ethical Costs of Upward Mobility

Jennifer Morton

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691179230
eISBN:
9780691190655
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691179230.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher Education

Upward mobility through the path of higher education has been an article of faith for generations of working-class, low-income, and immigrant college students. While we know this path usually entails ... More

Two Cheers for Higher Education

Two Cheers for Higher Education

Steven Brint

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780691182667
eISBN:
9780691184890
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691182667.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher Education

Today's headlines suggest that universities' power to advance knowledge and shape American society is rapidly declining. But this book's author has tracked numerous trends demonstrating their ... More

View: