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Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Fergus, Howard A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
School of Continuing Studies
Article Title
Forty years outside the walls: Towards an evaluation of the extra-mural department of the University of the West Indies in the non-campus territories 1948-1988
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Journal Title
Caribbean Quarterly
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Refereed
Date of Publication
1998
Volume ID
44
Issue ID
3&4
Page(s)
67-77
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Abstract
Evaluates the work of the Extra-Mural Department in the non-campus countries in light of the original aims as well as emergent conceptualizations of the outreach goals of the University of the West Indies which serves a number of developing countries. Discusses 3 chronological periods: from 1948 to the early 1960s, the pre-autonomy period of the University College of the West Indies; the mid 1960s to 1978, when the building of the University Centres in each territory took place; and 1978 to 1988, the period of external studies and University restructuring.....
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