Maldonado-Maldonado, Alma

The Forefront of International Higher Education

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
Alma Maldonado-Maldonado, Roberta Malee Bassett

Part I. Academic Profession

2. The Complexity of Higher Education: A Career in Academics and Activism
Philip G. Altbach

3. Academe: A Profession Like No Other
James J. F. Forest

Part II. Internationalization of Higher Education

4. How Does National Context Shape Academic Work and Careers? The Prospects for Some Empirical Answers
Martin Finkelstein

5. Academic Drift in Brazilian Education
Simon Schwartzman

6. Is Internationalisation of Higher Education Having an Identity Crisis?
Jane Knight

Part III. Academic Mobility

7. The Different Faces and Phases of Internationalisation of Higher Education
Hans Wit

8. Internationalization Revisited
Patti McGill Peterson, Robin Matross Helms

Part IV. Regional Perspectives

9. Redefining Academic Mobility: From the Pursuit of Scholarship to the Pursuit of Revenue
Liz Reisberg, Laura E. Rumbley

10. Academic Mobility as Social Mobility or the Point of No Return
Alma Maldonado-Maldonado

11. The Impact of Convergent Higher Education Reforms in European Countries
Ulrich Teichler

12. Research Universities in Latin America: Public Policy and Political Constraints
Jorge Balán

13. African Higher Education and Altbach’s Influence
José Cossa

Part V. Worldwide Perspectives

14. The Development of Private Higher Education in Japan Since the 1960s: A Reexamination of a Center-Periphery Paradigm
Akiyoshi Yonezawa

15. Whither Innovations in Higher Education in India?
N. Jayaram

16. Global Diversity: Emerging Trends
Heather Eggins

17. International Quality Assurance: Where Have We Been and Where Are We Going?
Judith S. Eaton

18. Tuition Fees, Student Loans, and Other Manifestations of Cost Sharing: Variations and Misconceptions
D. Bruce Johnstone

Part VI. World-Class Universities

19. The Contribution of Universities to Innovation: Insights from a Comparative Study of the Leading OECD Nations
David D. Dill, Frans Vught

20. International Higher Education: Bridging Academia and Global Policy Development at the World Bank
Roberta Malee Bassett, Jamil Salmi

21. Forms of Capitalism and Creating World-Class Universities
Jennifer Olson, Sheila Slaughter

Part VII. Epilogue: Philip G. Altbach—The Teacher

22. Development and Prospect of World-Class Universities in East Asia and Beyond
Qi Wang, Nian Cai Liu

23. Aspiring to ‘World Class’ Universities in Australia: A Global Trend with Intended and Unintended Consequences
Lesley Vidovich, Jan Currie

24. Philip Altbach: Through the Eyes of His Students
David A. Stanfield

25. Final Remarks
Roberta Malee Bassett, Alma Maldonado-Maldonado

Keywords: Education, Higher Education, International and Comparative Education, Educational Policy and Politics

Publication year
Higher Education Dynamics
Page amount
7 pages
Upbringing, Education

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