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2 edition of Character building in colleges found in the catalog.

Character building in colleges

W. A. Harper

Character building in colleges

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Published by The Abingdon Press in New York, Cincinnati [etc.] .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Religious education.,
    • Universities and colleges -- United States.,
    • Universities and colleges -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby W. A. Harper...
      LC ClassificationsBV1610 .H3
      The Physical Object
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6722147M
      LC Control Number28028855

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In the Honor Roll, institutions are cited as "character-building" colleges that "articulate the expectations of personal and civic responsibility in all dimensions of college life." Each of these schools is allocated one page for a description of their programs and philosophy; coverage in the category listings is cross-referenced in this.

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