A Global Perspective on Private Higher Education

A Global Perspective on Private Higher Education provides a timely review of the significant growth of private higher education in many parts of the world during the last decade. The book is concurrent with significant changes in the external operating environment of private higher education, including government policy and its impact on the ongoing growth of the sector. The title brings together the trends relating to the growth and the decline of private higher education providers, also including the key contributing factors of the changes from 17 countries. Provides a timely review of the significant growth of private higher education in many parts of the world during the last decade Presents the significant changes in the external operating environment of private higher education Brings together the trends relating to the growth and the decline of private higher education providers

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  • Author : Mahsood Shah
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 370 pages
  • ISBN : 0081008988
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A Global Perspective on Private Higher Education

A Global Perspective on Private Higher Education
  • Author : Mahsood Shah,Chenicheri Sid Nair
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 21 March 2016
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A Global Perspective on Private Higher Education provides a timely review of the significant growth of private higher education in many parts of the world during the last decade. The book is concurrent with significant changes in the external operating environment of private higher education, including government policy and its impact on the ongoing growth of the sector. The title brings together the trends relating to the growth and the decline of private higher education providers, also including the key

Global Perspectives on Higher Education

Global Perspectives on Higher Education
  • Author : Philip G. Altbach
  • Publisher : JHU Press
  • Release : 01 April 2016
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Over the past half-century, globalization has had a profound impact on postsecondary education. The twin forces of mass higher education and the global knowledge economy have driven an unprecedented transformation. These fundamental changes have pulled in opposite directions: one pushes for wider access and accompanying challenges of quality, the other toward exclusive, “world class” research-oriented universities. In Global Perspectives on Higher Education, renowned higher education scholar Philip G. Altbach offers a wide-ranging perspective on the implications of these key forces

Developments in Higher Education: National Strategies and Global Perspectives (Penerbit USM)

Developments in Higher Education: National Strategies and Global Perspectives (Penerbit USM)
  • Author : Shukran Abd. Rahman
  • Publisher : Penerbit USM
  • Release : 20 January 2021
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Developments in Higher Education: National Strategies and Global Perspectivesbrings together a collection of meticulously researched articles, providing insights into the changing nature of higher education through internationalisation and its consequent impact on the futures of higher education. These articles are intended for academics, policymakers and researchers in higher education to enhance their understanding, leading ultimately to sustainable human capital development. The book seeks to present a comprehensive discussion on internationalisation as a variable in higher education, and hence, derive alternative

Quality Assurance in Higher Education

Quality Assurance in Higher Education
  • Author : Stamelos Georgios,K.M. Joshi,Saeed Paivandi
  • Publisher : Studera Press
  • Release : 30 January 2017
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The significant growth of number of students enrolled in tertiary education institutions in the recent past decades has caused an unprecedented expansion of higher education systems. The rapid and constant social, economic and technological mutations and international competition make the importance of qualitatively well-educated citizenry and labor forces very decisive. Globalization has developed a powerful impact on the development of higher education and imposes new challenges for the organization (standards, financing, regulations). Systems of higher education tend to detach from

Widening Higher Education Participation

Widening Higher Education Participation
  • Author : Mahsood Shah,Anna Bennett,Erica Southgate
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 19 October 2015
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Governments have introduced policies to widen the participation of disadvantaged students in higher education. Widening participation policies are also introduced to ensure that higher education contributes to social and economic outcomes. This book includes important insights from 23 leading scholars across 11 countries on a wide range of topics that focus on government policies, institutional structures and the social and economic impacts of widening participation. While widening participation policies and outcomes in developed countries are more widely documented, the policies, achievements, and

Sustainability of Higher Education: A Global Perspective (Penerbit USM)

Sustainability of Higher Education: A Global Perspective (Penerbit USM)
  • Author : Rosni Bakar ,Aziah Ismail
  • Publisher : Penerbit USM
  • Release : 20 January 2021
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As the higher education landscape is ever evolving, sustainability continues to be an essential concern. This publication covers existing sustainability matters ranging from internationalisation and Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) to university social responsibility. The main contribution of this book is to reveal the efforts and issues of internationalisation of higher education for sustainable tomorrow from global perspectives. Since the institutions educate current and future decision makers, the play a key role in building more sustainable entities and creating new

Fairness in Access to Higher Education in a Global Perspective

Fairness in Access to Higher Education in a Global Perspective
  • Author : Heinz-Dieter Meyer,Edward P. St. John,Maia Chankseliani,Lina Uribe
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 20 April 2013
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The purpose of this volume is to help jump-start an urgently needed conversation about fairness and justice in access to higher education to counteract the ubiquitous mantras of neoliberal globalization and managerialism. The book seeks to carve out a strong moral and normative basis for opposing mainstream developments that engender increasing inequality and market-dependency in higher education. The book’s chapters consider how different national communities channel access to higher education, what their “implicit social contracts” are, and what outcomes

Private Higher Education

Private Higher Education
  • Author : Asha Gupta,Daniel C. Levy,Krishnapratap Bhagwantrao Powar
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 January 2008
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Introduction Asha Gupta 1 Access via Private Higher Education Provision Daniel C. Levy 2 Institutional Evolution and Survival: Non-elite, Catholic Colleges in the United States Mary Beth Collier 3 Faculty in for-Profit Higher Education: The University of Phoenix Kevin Kinser 4 Institutional Diversity of Thai Private Higher Education Prachayani Praphamontripong 5 Role of Private Higher Education in Human Resources Development in South Africa Mahlubi Mabizela 6 Gender Stratification in Japanese Higher Education1: The Private Role Makoto Nagasawa 7 Private Higher Education in the Current Indian Context A.

Global perspectives on higher education and lifelong learners

Global perspectives on higher education and lifelong learners
  • Author : Maria Slowey,Hans Schuetze
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 14 June 2012
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The global expansion of participation rates in higher education continue more or less unabated. However, while the concept of lifelong learning has figured prominently in national and international educational policy discourse for more than three decades, its implications for the field of higher education has remained relatively underdeveloped. This book focuses on a particular dimension of the lifelong learning: higher education for those who have not progressed directly from school to higher education. Some will embark on undergraduate programmes as

Trends in Global Higher Education

Trends in Global Higher Education
  • Author : Philip G. Altbach,Liz Reisberg,Laura E. Rumbley
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release : 09 April 2019
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Patterns of globalization, the flow of students and scholars across borders, the impact of information technology, and other key forces are critically assessed. This book is a key resource for understanding the present and future of global higher education.

International Handbook of Higher Education

International Handbook of Higher Education
  • Author : James J.F. Forest,Philip G. Altbach
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 18 January 2008
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This book provides a central, authoritative source of reference on the most essential topics of higher education. The International Handbook of Higher Education combines a rich diversity of scholarly perspectives with a wide range of internationally derived descriptions and analyses. Chapters in the first volume cover central themes in the study of higher education, while contributors to the second volume focuses on contemporary higher education issues within specific countries or regions. Together, these volumes provide a centralized, easily accessible, yet

Student Financing of Higher Education

Student Financing of Higher Education
  • Author : Donald E. Heller,Claire Callender
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 07 June 2013
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The financing of higher education is undergoing great change in many countries around the world. In recent years many countries are moving from a system where the costs of funding higher education are shouldered primarily by taxpayers, through government subsidies, to one where students pay a larger share of the costs. There are a number of factors driving these trends, including: A push for massification of higher education, in the recognition that additional revenue streams are required above and beyond