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  • Handbook on Globalization and Higher Educationby Roger King; Simon Marginson; Rajani Naidoo

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 60.00

    Higher education has entered centre-stage in the context of the knowledge economy and has been deployed in the search for economic competitiveness and social development. Against this backdrop, this highly illuminating Handbook explores worldwide convergences and divergences in national higher education systems resulting from increased global co-operation... more...

  • Widening Participation in Higher Educationby Tamsin Hinton-Smith

    Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 90.00

    This collection offers an authoritative, up-to-date commentary on the challenges facing higher education today across both the UK and internationally. The book charts the impact of global economic trends and recent policy developments for students, academics, providers and changing course provision. more...

  • Academic Freedom and the Social Responsibilities of Academics in Tanzaniaby Chachage Seithy L. Chachage

    CODESRIA 2008; US$ 22.95

    When the Dar es Salaam Declaration on Academic Freedom and Social Responsibility of Academics came up in the early 1990s, African higher-education systems were in a serious, multi-dimensional and long-standing crisis. Hand-in-hand with the imbalances and troubles that rocked and ruined African economies, the crisis in the academia was characterised... more...

  • Hochschulorganisation und verwaltungsrechtliche Systembildungby Klaus F. Gärditz

    Mohr Siebeck 2009; US$ 131.35

    Hauptbeschreibung Die Hochschulorganisation befindet sich erneut in einer Phase des Umbruchs. Ökonomisierung, Hierarchisierung, Entstaatlichung und administrative Professionalisierung bezeichnen Leitbilder, welche die traditionell kollegiale, akademisch-fachliche und auf Betroffenenrepräsentation gründende Hochschulbinnenorganisation erschüttern.... more...

  • History of Universities, Volume XXII/1by Mordechai Feingold

    Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 109.99

    VolumeXXII/1 of History of Universities contains the customary mix of learned articles, book reviews, conference reports, and bibliographical information, which makes this publication an indispensable tool for the historian of higher education. It offers a lively combination of original research and invaluable reference material. - ;Volume XXII/1 of... more...

  • History of Universities, Volume XXII/2by Mordechai Feingold

    Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 124.99

    Volume XXII/2 of History of Universities contains the customary mix of learned articles, book reviews, and bibliographical information. In this special issue, the contributors examine the institutional and intellectual history of the Coll--egrave--;ge de Montaigu, from the fourteenth to the eighteenth century. - ;Volume XXII/2 of History of Universities... more...

  • History of Universities, Volume XXIII/1by Mordechai Feingold

    Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 124.99

    Volume XXIII/1 of History of Universities contains the customary mix of learned articles, book reviews, conference reports, and bibliographical information, which makes this publication an indispensable tool for the historian of higher education. It offers a lively combination of original research and invaluable reference material. - ;Volume XXII/1... more...

  • History of Universities XX/2 2005by Mordechai Feingold

    Oxford University Press, UK 2005; US$ 149.99

    Volume XX/2 of History of Universities contains the customary mix of learned articles, book reviews, conference reports, and bibliographical information, which makes this publication such an indispensable tool for the historian of higher education. Its contributions range widely geographically, chronologically, and in subject-matter. The volume is,... more...

  • History of Universities XXI/1by Mordechai Feingold

    Oxford University Press, UK 2006; US$ 124.99

    VolumeXXI/1 of History of Universities contains the customary mix of learned articles, book reviews, conference reports, and bibliographical information, which makes this publication an indispensable tool for the historian of higher education. It offers a lively combination of original researh and invaluable reference material. - ;Volume XXI/1 of History... more...

  • Academic Charisma and the Origins of the Research Universityby William Clark

    University of Chicago Press 2008; US$ 25.00

    Tracing the transformation of early modern academics into modern researchers from the Renaissance to Romanticism, Academic Charisma and the Origins of the Research University uses the history of the university and reframes the "Protestant Ethic" to reconsider the conditions of knowledge production in the modern world. William Clark argues that... more...