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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...

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Douglas Bourn

Douglas Bourn is Co-Director of the Development Education Research Centre at University College London, UK. He is author of The Theory and Practice of Development Education (2015), editor of Development Education: Debates and Dialogues (2008), and was previously (2008-2015) the editor of the International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Bloomsbury Handbook of Global Education and Learning

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...This handbook has been aimed to introduce academics, researchers, students, policy-makers and educational practitioners to the field of global education (GE). It has shown through a wide range of chapters from different regions of the world...

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...

Paulo Freire: Accidental Global Citizen, Global Educator

The Bloomsbury Handbook of Global Education and Learning

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Never did a happening, a fact, a feat, a gesture of anger or of love, a poem, a painting, a song, a book have only one reason behind them. A happening, a fact, a feat, a song, a gesture, a poem, a book are always involved in dense plots...

International Organizations and the Tertiary Education Sector: Understanding UNESCO, the OECD, and the World Bank Linking-pin Organizations

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

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...Introduction In light of the current atmosphere of economic crises, political instability and unrest, and the expansion of global education, international organizations are becoming increasingly...

Pacific Island Countries: An Overview

Education in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Education Around the World chapter

...This chapter contains three parts: (i) an update of my earlier description of the state of (formal) Education in Oceania (Thaman, 2008), from Early Childhood to Tertiary; (ii) a review of progress towards realizing the goals of the Pacific...

The Emergence of Global Education as a Distinctive Pedagogical Field

Douglas Bourn

Douglas Bourn is Co-Director of the Development Education Research Centre at University College London, UK. He is author of The Theory and Practice of Development Education (2015), editor of Development Education: Debates and Dialogues (2008), and was previously (2008-2015) the editor of the International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Bloomsbury Handbook of Global Education and Learning

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Introduction Over the past decade there has been a major expansion of literature in the field of global learning and education, development education (DE) and global citizenship. Most of this has been in response to greater promotion...

Evidence and Efficacy: A Compulsion for Global Education?

The Bloomsbury Handbook of Global Education and Learning

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Global education (GE) or global learning deals with sustainability and social equity. In the Maastricht Declaration from 2002, GE is conceptualized as ‘education that opens people’s eyes and minds to the realities of the world, and awakens...

The Internationalization of Higher Education: A Prospective View

Nick Foskett

Nick Foskett is Vice Chancellor of Keele University, UK. He was previously Professor of Education and Dean of the Faculty of Law, Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Southampton, UK. He has also worked as a consultant to government and to a wide range of educational institutions both in the UK and internationally. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Felix Maringe

Felix Maringe is Associate Professor Education Leadership and Policy Studies at University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

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...Introduction The internationalization of higher education (HE) has been a key feature of the first decade of the twenty-first century (Weber et al., 2008). This chapter seeks to draw together...

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Douglas Bourn

Douglas Bourn is Co-Director of the Development Education Research Centre at University College London, UK. He is author of The Theory and Practice of Development Education (2015), editor of Development Education: Debates and Dialogues (2008), and was previously (2008-2015) the editor of the International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Bloomsbury Handbook of Global Education and Learning

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Introduction The contribution of education to understanding the forces of globalization and the impact of global issues on peoples’ lives has become an increasingly important component of debates concerning policies and programmes...