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The Resource Grade inflation : academic standards in higher education, edited by Lester H. Hunt

Grade inflation : academic standards in higher education, edited by Lester H. Hunt

Label
Grade inflation : academic standards in higher education
Title
Grade inflation
Title remainder
academic standards in higher education
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lester H. Hunt
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
371.27/2
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2368
LC item number
.G73 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Grade inflation : academic standards in higher education, edited by Lester H. Hunt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dangerous myth of grade inflation / Alfie Kohn -- Undergraduate grades: a more complex story than "inflation" / Clifford Adelman -- Understanding grade inflation / Richard Kamber -- Grade inflation and grade variation: what's all the fuss about? / Harry Brighouse -- From here to equality: grading policies for egalitarians / Francis K. Schrag -- Grade "inflation" and the professionalism of the professoriate / Mary Biggs -- Fissures in the foundation: why grade conflation could happen / Mary Biggs -- Grading teachers: academic standards and student evaluations / Lester H. Hunt -- Combating grade inflation: obstacles and opportunities / Richard Kamber -- Grade distortion, bureaucracy, and obfuscation at the University of Alabama / David T. Beito and Charles W. Nuckolls -- Afterword: focusing on the big picture / Lester H. Hunt
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 223 p.
Isbn
9780791474983
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007034088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn166317511
  • (OCoLC)ocn373551764
Label
Grade inflation : academic standards in higher education, edited by Lester H. Hunt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dangerous myth of grade inflation / Alfie Kohn -- Undergraduate grades: a more complex story than "inflation" / Clifford Adelman -- Understanding grade inflation / Richard Kamber -- Grade inflation and grade variation: what's all the fuss about? / Harry Brighouse -- From here to equality: grading policies for egalitarians / Francis K. Schrag -- Grade "inflation" and the professionalism of the professoriate / Mary Biggs -- Fissures in the foundation: why grade conflation could happen / Mary Biggs -- Grading teachers: academic standards and student evaluations / Lester H. Hunt -- Combating grade inflation: obstacles and opportunities / Richard Kamber -- Grade distortion, bureaucracy, and obfuscation at the University of Alabama / David T. Beito and Charles W. Nuckolls -- Afterword: focusing on the big picture / Lester H. Hunt
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 223 p.
Isbn
9780791474983
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007034088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn166317511
  • (OCoLC)ocn373551764

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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