1. Overview of Higher Education Law

  1. William A. Kaplin and
  2. Barbara A. Lee

Published Online: 5 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269565.ch1

A Legal Guide for Student Affairs Professionals, Second Edition

A Legal Guide for Student Affairs Professionals, Second Edition

How to Cite

Kaplin, W. A. and Lee, B. A. (2009) Overview of Higher Education Law, in A Legal Guide for Student Affairs Professionals, Second Edition, Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, CA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269565.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 FEB 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470433935

Online ISBN: 9781118269565

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Keywords:

  • higher education law;
  • internal governance;
  • external governance;
  • external sources of law;
  • academic custom

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • How Far the Law Reaches and how Loud it Speaks

  • Evolution of Higher Education Law

  • The Governance of Higher Education

  • Sources of Higher Education Law

  • The Public-Private Dichotomy

  • Religion and the Public-Private Dichotomy

  • Selected Annotated Bibliography