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Building the Intentional University: Minerva and the Future of Higher Education

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Higher education is in crisis. It is too expensive, ineffective, and impractical for many of the world's students. But how would you reinvent it for the twenty-first century -- how would you build it from the ground up? Many have speculated about changing higher education, but Minerva has actually created a new kind of university program. Its founders raised the funding,

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Kindle Edition, 457 pages
Published October 6th 2017 by The MIT Press
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Must read this book to think of the latest and the future education. Minerva Univ. is far from authentic academic education and I like the authentic one, but we can't ignore Minerva's new approach. This book makes us understand the approach totally.
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