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The Commoditization and Standardization of Higher Education

Globalization and Internationalization in Higher Education : Theoretical, Strategic and Management Perspectives

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

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...Introduction In the past 20 years or so, higher education’s role in the knowledge economy has undergone major transformation. Throughout Europe there has been...

Higher Education

Education level overview

...Overview The Higher Education section of Bloomsbury Education and Childhood Studies refers to formal tertiary- or postsecondary-level education that leads to some form of workforce training, licensure, certification, or degree. Higher...

Key Trends and Emerging Issues in International Student Mobility (ISM)

Globalization and Internationalization in Higher Education : Theoretical, Strategic and Management Perspectives

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

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...Introduction The extent of international student mobility (ISM) is one of the key indicators of the globalization and internationalization of higher education. The number...

The Response of Governments and Universities to Globalization and Internationalization in Higher Education

Globalization and Internationalization in Higher Education : Theoretical, Strategic and Management Perspectives

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

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...Introduction Globalization is widely recognized as one of the most powerful forces for change in higher education. The term ‘globalization’ is commonly used by politicians keen to encourage ideas...

Investigating the Effectiveness of a Community-Based Activity on Community-Service Attitudes

Jennifer M. Barton

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Jennifer M. Barton

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Jody S. Nicholson

Jody S. Nicholson is Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of North Florida, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Heather Barnes Truelove

Heather Barnes Truelove

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Community-Based Transformational Learning : An Interdisciplinary Inquiry into Student Experiences and Challenges

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...In her Social Psychology syllabus, Bridget saw she was required to complete a community-based experience. She was leery—what exactly did this mean? She hesitantly signed up for a Habitat for Humanity build. As the semester went on, Bridget...

Classics Online at the Open University: Teaching and Learning With Interactive Resources

Forward with Classics : Classical Languages in Schools and Communities

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...The Open University (OU) has a proud tradition of using technology to support student learning and outreach activities, and as digital advancements continue to shape the future of Classics, it has become increasingly necessary to embed...

The Globalization and Marketization of Higher Education: Some Insights from the Standpoint of Institutional Theory

Globalization and Internationalization in Higher Education : Theoretical, Strategic and Management Perspectives

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

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...Introduction Globalization, that is, the increasing worldwide integration of economies over recent decades (King, 2004), is associated strongly with the triumph of liberal capitalism as the dominant...

Reflections: From the Outside Looking In

Higher Education in Austerity Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Three scholars with an interest in European higher education but located outside Europe were invited to reflect on early drafts of the chapters and add their own perspectives. The following accounts not only add to the debate but broaden...

The World Research System

Simon Marginson

Simon Marginson is Professor of Higher Education at the University of Oxford, UK, and Director of the Centre for Global Higher Education at the UCL Institute of Education, University College London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Changing Higher Education for a Changing World

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Research in Universities This chapter focuses on patterns in global research science, especially in universities. (‘Science’ includes research in social science and the professional disciplines.) Since the internet began in 1990...

The Management of Internationalization in Higher Education

Globalization and Internationalization in Higher Education : Theoretical, Strategic and Management Perspectives

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

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...Introduction In 1973, Fielden and Lockwood wrote their groundbreaking book Planning and Management in Universities , the first comprehensive, practical account of higher education...