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Title The rising cost of college [electronic resource] / Ronald D. Lankford, Jr., book editor.
Publication Info. Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2009.

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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOK-Opposing Viewpoints In Context    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 108 p. ; 24 cm.
Series At issue. Education.
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Why is college tuition rising? / Liz Pulliam Weston -- College is still worth the expense / Justin Draeger -- College may not be worth the expense / Nan Mooney -- Rising college costs saddle students with postcollege debt / March Gordon -- College debt can be managed with new social programs / Elizabeth Warren, Sandy Baum, and Ganesh Sitaraman -- The College Cost Act helps to make college affordable / U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Education and Labor -- The College Cost Act does not help students reduce tuition / Fannie -- Rising college costs should not be subsidized by government / Jacob Sullum -- Faculty salaries affect higher college costs / John O. Edwards -- Faculty salaries do not affect higher college costs / Doug Lederman -- Tuition reforms will make Ivy League schools less affordable / Peter Sacks -- Tuition reforms will make Ivy League schools more affordable / Anya Kamenetz -- Community college is an affordable option / Richard Vedder -- Rising college cost is an obstacle to low-income students / Richard D. Kalenberg -- All costs must be considered when choosing a college / Sallie Mae.
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Subject College costs -- United States.
Added Author Lankford, Ronald D., 1962-
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
ISBN 9780737744446 (hardcover)
0737744448 (hardcover)
9780737744453 (pbk.)
0737744456 (pbk.)
OCLC # sseb_ssj0000919714
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