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Degrees That Matter

Climate Change and the University (Urban and Industrial Environments)

by Ann Rappaport

  • 391 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Global warming,
  • Organization & management of education,
  • Universities / polytechnics,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Higher,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Climatic changes,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Global environmental change,
  • Greenhouse gas mitigation,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLawrence Bacow (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9549900M
    ISBN 100262681668
    ISBN 109780262681667

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      Directed by W.T. Morgan. With Za Za Dupre, Arye Gross, Tom Sizemore, Wendell Pierce. A college student living in a commune decides that he doesn't want to go on to law school. When a corporation takes over the campus radio station, he decides to disrupt the graduation ceremonies/10(77). The Degrees of Knowledge is a book by the French philosopher Jacques Maritain, in which the author adopts St. Thomas Aquinas’s view called critical realism and applies it to his own epistemological positions. According to critical realism, what we know is identical with what exists, and to know a thing is for its ‘essence’ to exist immaterially in the : Jacques Maritain.

      Not the way they are constituted now, a study from the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) concludes. “Because A.A. degrees are designed as transfer credentials and not to equip students with marketable skills, hundreds of thousands of these A.A. graduates are losing thousands of dollars in earnings year after year,” Mark Schneider and Matthew Sigelman assert in the study.   “College is an excellent time of transition, and many students can show that they have loyalty and commitment by getting their degrees. “Majors matter. I work in commercial real estate and work with 30 universities across the country that offer degrees in real estate. We recruit and hire [students with these degrees].


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