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Reminiscences of Thomas Raymond McConnell : oral history, 1967.

Creator: McConnell, T. R. 1901-1989
Project: Carnegie Corporation project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 87 pages Sound recording: 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Educator.

Scope and Contents

Academic career: University of Minnesota, University of Buffalo, Berkeley; chairmanship of Carnegie-funded programs of study in higher education: 1949-50, Laboratory for Research in Social Relations, 1948 comparative study of British universities, feasibility study of undergraduate advance placement examinations, 1955 THE DIVERSIFICATION OF AMERICAN HIGHER EDUCATION, 1954-66 RESTUDY OF NEEDS OF CALIFORNIA IN HIGHER EDUCATION; opinions on Carnegie grant management, Center for Study of Higher Education, Berkeley student activism, Free Speech movement 1960s.

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