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Title Preparing students for life and work : policies and reforms affecting higher education's principal mission / edited by Walter Archer and Hans G. Schuetze
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill Sense, [2019]
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Contents Introduction / Walter Archer and Hans G. Schuetze -- How central is the "principal mission" of the university today? / Chris Duke -- Canada -- Access to and participation in higher education in Canada / Hans Schuetze and Walter Archer -- Aboriginal higher education and indigenous students / Michelle Pidgeon -- Minding the gap : perspectives on graduate education for students with disabilities / Mahadeo A. Sukhai -- Student affairs and services in Canadian higher education / Kyle D. Massey -- The world reforms and myths : university graduates and the labor market in Mexico / Wietse de Vries -- Policies for adult students in Mexican higher education and motives for returning to study / German Alvarez Mendiola and Brenda Yokebed Perez Colunga -- The value of degrees and diplomas in Japan / Shinichi Yamamoto -- MOOCs, students, higher education and their paradoxes / Maureen W. McClure -- The expansion of higher education and first generation students in Germany : increasing participation or continuing exclusion? / Andra Wolter -- The abolition of tuition fees in Germany : student protests and their impact, or tuition fees in Germany : in and out / Dieter Timmermann -- Conditions of learning at high-ranked universities in four countries : an international student's perspective / Jade Zhao -- Student policies and protests : the student movements of the 1960s and the Canadian "maple spring" / Hans G. Schuetze -- Collective student action and student association in Quebec / Alexandre Beaupre-Lavallee and Olivier Begin-Caouette -- European higher education reforms and the role of students / Pavel Zgaga
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on April 15, 2019)
Subject College students -- Political activty
Comparative education
Education, Higher -- Cross-cultural studies
Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives
Student participation in administration
Comparative education.
Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives.
Education, Higher.
Student participation in administration.
Genre/Form Cross-cultural studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Archer, Walter, editor
Sch├╝tze, Hans Georg, editor
LC no. 2019002720
ISBN 9004393072 electronic book
9789004393073 electronic book
hardcover alkaline paper