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The Resource Student debt : a reference handbook, William Elliott III and Melinda K. Lewis

Student debt : a reference handbook, William Elliott III and Melinda K. Lewis

Label
Student debt : a reference handbook
Title
Student debt
Title remainder
a reference handbook
Statement of responsibility
William Elliott III and Melinda K. Lewis
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offering answers to essential questions about student debt and many connected issues, this book examines student debt in the United States at every stage of the process―from the banks that issue the loans to the colleges and universities that collect the payments
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Elliott, William
Dewey number
378.3/62
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2340.2
LC item number
.E48 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewis, Melinda K.
Series statement
Contemporary world issues series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Student loans
  • College costs
  • College graduates
  • College costs
  • College graduates
  • Student loans
  • United States
Label
Student debt : a reference handbook, William Elliott III and Melinda K. Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Background and history -- Problems, controversies, and solutions -- Perspectives -- Profiles -- Data and documents -- Resources -- Chronology
  • pt. 1. Background and history -- 1958 : National Defense Student Loan program -- 1965 : The Higher Education Act-Loan Guarantees -- 1972 : Education amendments -- Ascendance of student loans within the financial aid system -- Sallie Mae -- 1978 : Middle-Income Student Assistance Act -- 1980s : Student loans become the dominant paradigm in financial aid -- Changing perceptions of student loans -- pt. 2. Problems, controversies, and solutions : following borrowers, protecting creditors -- defining the "problem" as one of repayment strain leads to narrowly focused "solutions -- "Tweaks around the margins rather than fundamental reconsiderations -- Information as the answer -- Putting a lid on student borrowing-is "nothing" better than student debt? -- Channeling momentum for good -- Free college? -- How about a bailout? -- pt. 3. Perspectives : student debt : how did we get here and why should we worry? / Mark Huelsman -- student loans and bankruptcy in the United States / Rajeev Darolia -- Advice from our side of the FAFSA / acott and Mandy Sponholtz -- Developing a mind-set for paying off student debt / Phil Schuman -- Education : still valuable, just not equitable / Melinda Lewis -- The college conundrum-does student debt cancel out the value of higher education? / Aaron Conrad -- Profiled. Researchers -- Journalists -- Research and policy organizations -- Organizations providing resources and relief for borrowers -- Student groups and movements -- Media organizations -- Data and documents
Control code
ocn950952178
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 303 pages
Isbn
9781440844874
Lccn
2016042007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o950952178
  • (OCoLC)950952178
Label
Student debt : a reference handbook, William Elliott III and Melinda K. Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Background and history -- Problems, controversies, and solutions -- Perspectives -- Profiles -- Data and documents -- Resources -- Chronology
  • pt. 1. Background and history -- 1958 : National Defense Student Loan program -- 1965 : The Higher Education Act-Loan Guarantees -- 1972 : Education amendments -- Ascendance of student loans within the financial aid system -- Sallie Mae -- 1978 : Middle-Income Student Assistance Act -- 1980s : Student loans become the dominant paradigm in financial aid -- Changing perceptions of student loans -- pt. 2. Problems, controversies, and solutions : following borrowers, protecting creditors -- defining the "problem" as one of repayment strain leads to narrowly focused "solutions -- "Tweaks around the margins rather than fundamental reconsiderations -- Information as the answer -- Putting a lid on student borrowing-is "nothing" better than student debt? -- Channeling momentum for good -- Free college? -- How about a bailout? -- pt. 3. Perspectives : student debt : how did we get here and why should we worry? / Mark Huelsman -- student loans and bankruptcy in the United States / Rajeev Darolia -- Advice from our side of the FAFSA / acott and Mandy Sponholtz -- Developing a mind-set for paying off student debt / Phil Schuman -- Education : still valuable, just not equitable / Melinda Lewis -- The college conundrum-does student debt cancel out the value of higher education? / Aaron Conrad -- Profiled. Researchers -- Journalists -- Research and policy organizations -- Organizations providing resources and relief for borrowers -- Student groups and movements -- Media organizations -- Data and documents
Control code
ocn950952178
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 303 pages
Isbn
9781440844874
Lccn
2016042007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o950952178
  • (OCoLC)950952178

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