The Dearing Report on Higher Education: A Personal Response

This pamphlet considers the report of the National Committee on Higher Education, Higher Education in the Learning Society (‘the Report’ or ‘Dearing’). This Committee, under the Chairmanship of Sir Ron Dearing, was set up by Mrs Shephard as Secretary of State for Education and Employment in 1996, jointly with her then shadow David Blunkett.

Anthony O’Hear - Sunday, 26th October, 1997