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James Cousins

James Cousins publishes first book

Historian Dr. James P. Cousins, associate dean for the College of Arts and Sciences, recently published his first book. “Horace Holley: Transylvania University and the Making of Liberal Education in the Early American Republic,” examines the growth and transformation of higher education in the early 19th century.