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Title The transnational politics of higher education : contesting the global/transforming the local / edited by Meng-Hsuan Chou, Isaac Kamola and Tamson Pietsch
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 202 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge studies in global and transnational politics series
Contents 1. Introduction: the transnational politics of higher education / Meng-Hsuan Chou, Isaac Kamola and Tamson Pietsch -- 2. Between the local and the universal : academic worlds and the long history of the university / Tamson Pietsch -- 3. Situating the "global university" in South Africa / Isaac Kamola -- 4. The political economy of international higher education and academic labor in the Persian Gulf / Neema Noori -- 5. "We come in peace" : ideology and higher education policy in Latin America / J. Salvador Peralta and Thiago Pezzuto Pacheco -- 6. Contestation over integration and autonomy of universities in the former Yugoslavia : how global and European ideas are used in domestic politics / Martina Vukasovic -- 7. Human-capital strategies to build world-class research universities in Asia: impact on global flows / Anju Mary Paul and Victoria Long -- 8. Administrators and the free movement of researchers in Europe / Meng-Hsuan Chou -- 9. Global university rankings and transnational politics of higher education / Tero Erkkilä
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Education and globalization.
Higher education and state.
Transnational education.
Education and globalization.
Higher education and state.
Transnational education.
Form Electronic book
Author Chou, Meng-Hsuan,
Kamola, Isaac A.
Pietsch, Tamson,
ISBN 1315625377
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1317231805
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9781315625379
9781317231790
9781317231806
9781317231813