Letter From Iowa: at the State Fair, Enthusiasm for College and Resignation About Its Cost.

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    • Abstract:
      The article discusses the issue of college affordability in the United States through the expressed opinions of several attendees at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines in 2015. The author surveys several people of different age groups, some college applicants or students, others as parents of students. Topics addressed include questions of personal versus public goods relating to higher education, skepticism of institutional promises, and frustration and resignation concerning tuition costs.
    • Full Text Word Count:
      1913
    • ISSN:
      0009-5982
    • Accession Number:
      109350405
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      FISCHER, K. Letter From Iowa: at the State Fair, Enthusiasm for College and Resignation About Its Cost. Chronicle of Higher Education, [s. l.], v. 62, n. 1, p. A30, 4 set. 2015. 1. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=aph&AN=109350405. Acesso em: 28 maio. 2020.
    • AMA:
      FISCHER K. Letter From Iowa: at the State Fair, Enthusiasm for College and Resignation About Its Cost. Chronicle of Higher Education. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=aph&AN=109350405. Published September 4, 2015. Accessed May 28, 2020.
    • APA:
      FISCHER, K. (2015, September 4). Letter From Iowa: at the State Fair, Enthusiasm for College and Resignation About Its Cost. Chronicle of Higher Education, 62(1), A30.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      FISCHER, KARIN. 2015. “Letter From Iowa: At the State Fair, Enthusiasm for College and Resignation About Its Cost.” Chronicle of Higher Education, September 4. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=aph&AN=109350405.
    • Harvard:
      FISCHER, K. (2015) ‘Letter From Iowa: at the State Fair, Enthusiasm for College and Resignation About Its Cost’, Chronicle of Higher Education, 4 September, p. A30. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=aph&AN=109350405 (Accessed: 28 May 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      FISCHER, K 2015, ‘Letter From Iowa: at the State Fair, Enthusiasm for College and Resignation About Its Cost’, Chronicle of Higher Education, 4 September, vol. 62, no. 1, p. A30, viewed 28 May 2020, .
    • MLA:
      FISCHER, KARIN. “Letter From Iowa: At the State Fair, Enthusiasm for College and Resignation About Its Cost.” Chronicle of Higher Education, vol. 62, no. 1, 4 Sept. 2015, p. A30. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=aph&AN=109350405.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      FISCHER, KARIN. “Letter From Iowa: At the State Fair, Enthusiasm for College and Resignation About Its Cost.” Chronicle of Higher Education, September 4, 2015. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=aph&AN=109350405.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      FISCHER K. Letter From Iowa: at the State Fair, Enthusiasm for College and Resignation About Its Cost. Chronicle of Higher Education [Internet]. 2015 Sep 4 [cited 2020 May 28];A30. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=aph&AN=109350405