Catholic Post-Secondary Education in English-Speaking Canada: A History.

By: Shook, Laurence K.

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8vo - 23.5 x 15 cm.; x - 457 pp. Orange cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine. In a lively and readable style Shook chronicles the history of each Canadian Catholic college, integrating into the story accounts of outstanding educators and important college issues. The colleges are grouped according to geographic areas with a general introduction and closing with a postscript - "Contemporary Directions". Comprehensive 22 page index at back. Father Shook was the first professor of English at St. Michael's College, University of Toronto, then its president and, in 1961, president of the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies. Slight wear on board edges while the text block head edge is slightly soiled and foxed. The dust jacket is soiled with a sunned spine.

Title: Catholic Post-Secondary Education in English-Speaking Canada: A History.

Author Name: Shook, Laurence K.

Categories: Education - General,

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., University Of Toronto Press.: 1971

ISBN Number: 0802017657

ISBN Number 13: 9780802017659

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: 4066

Keywords: Laurence Shook History Canada Catholic Post-secondary Education Universities St. Dunstan's St. Mary's St. Francis Xavier Mount St. Vincent