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Title Castells in Africa : universities and development / edited by Johan Muller, Nico Cloete & François van Schalkwyk
Published Cape Town, South Africa : African Minds, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (258 pages)
Contents Machine generated contents note: SECTION 1 FRAMING CASTELLS IN AFRICA -- 1. Castells in South Africa -- 2. Universities and the ǹew society' -- SECTION 2 CASTELLS IN SOUTH AFRICA -- 3. Universities as dynamic systems of contradictory functions -- 4. role of universities in development, the economy and society -- 5. Rethinking development in the global information age -- SECTION 3 PUTTING CASTELLS TO WORK IN AFRICA -- 6. Roles of universities and the African context -- 7. Universities and economic development in Africa -- 8. Research universities in Africa? -- 9. African universities and connectedness in the information age -- 10. Contradictory functions, unexpected outcomes, new challenges
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed January 25, 2018)
Subject Education, Higher -- Africa.
Universities and colleges -- Africa.
EDUCATION -- Higher.
Education, Higher.
Universities and colleges.
Form Electronic book
Author Cloete, Nico, editor.
Muller, Johan, editor.
Van Schalkwyk, François, editor.
ISBN 1920677933