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Aid to Pacific Education: From Projects to SWAps

Education in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Education Around the World chapter

...Introduction This chapter builds on an earlier review by the same authors, Aid to Pacific Education: An Overview (Coxon and Tolley, 2005). That publication arose from a background paper developed in 2003 at the request of the convenors...

Conclusion

Zuki Karpinska

Zuki Karpinska is a specialist in education policy and planning in situations of instability and a dedicated member of the Inter-Agency Network for Education in Emergencies and the Education Cluster Working Group. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Education, Aid and Aid Agencies : Education as a Humanitarian Response

Continuum, 2012

Book chapter

...This volume contains stories of advocacy for education as a life-sustaining, life-saving humanitarian response. Central to this advocacy has been aid funding. How to get it and how to spend it, specifically with regard to education...

Funding of Higher Education (Australia)

Andrew Norton

Andrew Norton is the Higher Education Program Director at the Grattan Institute, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...Best practice models Australia’s main international contribution to higher education policy is to pioneer a national income contingent loan scheme, now known as the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP). This began in 1989 and has...

Access to Higher Education (Canada)

Richard E. Mueller

Richard E. Mueller is Professor of Economics at the University of Lethbridge, Canada. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...HE enrollments Canada has experienced exceptional growth in enrollments in higher education. Full-time enrollments at universities increased from about 113,000 in 1960 to just over one million in 2015, an increase of almost 900 percent...

Funding of Higher Education (Turkey)

Osman Cekic

Osman Cekic is an associate professor at Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Turkey. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...In the last decade Turkish higher education has been growing in terms of the number of institutions, student enrollment, faculty numbers, and funding. Currently, the Turkish higher education system is one of the largest systems in Europe...
...[A]‌ great deal will depend on how […] above all, we prevent the reduction of all education to the purely technological. Which is very tempting because it becomes increasingly difficult even to run the machinery of modern life and keep...

Higher Education, Welfare States and Austerity: Pressures on Competing Public Institutions

Higher Education in Austerity Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book chapter

...Both welfare states and universities are currently changing under adverse financial conditions caused by an array of interrelated and mutually reinforcing forces, and their long-term financial sustainability is at stake across Europe...
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...The barriers faced by Chinese rural-urban migrants to access social services, particularly education, in host cities could help explain why the majority of migrants choose to leave their children behind. This paper proposes a theoretical...

Complex Games of Standardization in Higher Education: Calculemus

Paolo Landri

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Paolo Landri is Senior Researcher in the Institute of Research on Population and Social Policies at the National Research Council (IRPPS-CNR), Italy. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Roberto Serpieri

Roberto Serpieri

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Higher Education in Austerity Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book chapter

...This chapter is a work of shared authorship. For the purpose of identifying individual contributions, the introductory section was written by Roberto Serpieri; the section on the standardization of higher education in Europe by Paolo...

The European Governance of Education Policy: Crises, Collisions and Sectoral Defence

Higher Education in Austerity Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book chapter

...Few, if any, governance sites operate in splendid isolation but rather are part of larger political orders, that is, the set of political institutions that make and implement collective decisions. Some are centrally placed and tightly...