The Making of a University: The Path to Higher Education in Huddersfield (2016) by John O'Connell

The Making of a University: The Path to Higher Education in Huddersfield was written by Professor John O'Connell and edited by Professor John Lancaster. It was published in 2016 by the University of Huddersfield Press.

Details

  • hardback
  • 164 pages
  • ISBN 9781862180543

Contents

Part 1: From Mechanics' Institution to Polytechnic, 1841-1970

  • Chapter 1: The Founding Fathers (1841-54)
  • Chapter 2: The Transition to Technical School (1854-83)
  • Chapter 3: The First Age of Technical Education (1884-1903)
  • Chapter 4: War and Peace (1914-1946)
  • Chapter 5: The Scott Era (1946-70)

Part 2: The Polytechnic of Huddersfield, 1970-1992

  • Chapter 6: The Establishment of the Polytechnic and the Merger with Holly Bank (1970-74)
  • Chapter 7: Adjusting to Kirklees, and the Crisis of 1979-81 (1974-81)
  • Chapter 8: Roles, Relationships and the Road to Independence (1982-89)
  • Chapter 9: The Higher Education Corporation: Polytechnic to University (1989-92)

The Making of a University: The Path to Higher Education in Huddersfield (2016) by John O'Connell

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