Attitudes, Barriers to participation, Curriculum, Decentralisation, Higher education, Graduates,
The author states that the purpose of writing this piece is to put before the Australian public the case for universities. It is directed to parents who want their children to get a degree; to industrialists who employ (or refuse to employ) university men and women; to those public servants who look on graduates with suspicion and to those politicians who look on them with contempt. [p.5, ed]
This essay deals with the problems which Australian universities face. [p.6, ed]
It deals with issues of attitudes towards Australian universities, subjects, curriculum, barriers to entry and much more.
Ashby, Eric, "Universities in Australia." (1944).
Place of Publication
Australian Council for Educational Research