Table of Contents

The Future of Higher Education

Winter 2000


Editor’s Journal: Wider Education

Kevin Finneran

From the Hill

Big increase for NIH boosts R&D spending in FY 2000 budget; White House revamps export control policy on encryption products


Support Them and They Will Come

George Campbell Jr.

Airline Deregulation: Time to Complete the Job

John R. Meyer, Thomas R. Menzies

Confronting the Paradox in Plutonium Policies

Luther J. Carter, Thomas H. Pigford

New Roles for the 21st-Century University

James J. Duderstadt

The Future Arrives First in California

Richard C. Atkinson

Remaking the Academy in the Age of Information

Jorge Klor de Alva

Universities Change, Core Values Should Not

Robert M. Rosenzweig

Building on Medicare’s Strengths

Marilyn Moon

Making the Internet Fit for Commerce

Jon M. Peha

Real Numbers: Changing paths, changing demographics for academics

James Voytuk

Book Review: Medical assault

Martin W. Lewis

Undue Risk: Secret State Experiments on Humans
, by 
Jonathan D. Moreno.

Book Review: Water scarcity

Peter Lydon

Pillar of Sand: Can the Irrigation Miracle Last?
, by 
Sandra Postel.

Book Review: Biological warfare

Jonathan B. Tucker

The Biology of Doom: The History of America's Secret Germ Warfare Project
, by 
Ed Regis.

Book Review: Too much ado about testing

Kevin Finneran

The Big Test: The Secret History of the American Meritocracy
, by 
Nicholas Lemann.

Book Review: Free the fish

John M. Volkman

Salmon Without Rivers: A History of the Pacific Salmon Crisis
, by 
Jim Lichatowich.