EDHI 9020 Resources

 

Syllabus

Starting Point: Brainstorming Contemporary Public-Policy Concerns

Key Concepts in Postsecondary Policy

Exercise: Contrarian's Delight 

 

 

Useful Charts, Figures, and Reports:

AASCU on Key Policy Issues

The Iron Triangle

The Issue Life Cycle

From Policy to Effects

Decision Analysis

Assorted Readings:

Bastedo and Gumport - Kinds of access (2003)

 

Birnbaum - Policy scholars and policy makers (2000)

Brennan - An academic's guide to the way Washington really works (2001)

 

Cheslock - Differences across states in finance (2011)

de Gayardon - No free higher education (2018)

Gandara et al. - Policy diffusion (2017)

 

Hearn - The federal student aid "paradox" (1993)

Hearn - Epilogue on the federal student aid "paradox" (2001)

Hearn - State policy and performance funding (2016)

 

Hearn - Outcomes-based funding (2015)

 

Hearn et al. - Eminent scholars programs (2016)

 

Hearn et al. -  Policy adoption (2017)

Hearn - State policy and learning (2002)

Hearn - Loan shift (2004)

Hearn et al. - Privatization and Accountability (2016)

 

Hearn - Commotion at the gates (2013)

Heller - The policy shift in state financial aid programs​ (2002)

 

Kerr - Meritocratic higher education in a world of universal-access higher education (1994)

Leslie - Politics of restructuring higher education in Virginia (2008)

 

McLendon-Hearn - Mandated openness (2006)

McLendon-Hearn - Decentralization (2009)

McLendon et al. - State appropriations (2005)

 

Mingle - The case for coordinated state systems (1995)

Newfield - The problem with privatization (2008)

Perna et al. on federal and state access programs (2008)