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Title Economics of distance and online learning : theory, practice, and research / edited by William J. Bramble and Santosh Panda
Published New York : Routledge, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 296 pages) : illustrations
Contents Organizational and cost structures for distance and online learning / William J. Bramble and Santosh Panda -- Changing distance education and changing organizational issues / D. Randy Garrison and Heather Kanuka -- Online learning and the university / Chris Curran -- Virtual schooling and basic education / Thomas Clark -- Historical perspectives on distance education in the United States / Paul J. Edelson and Von V. Pittman -- Funding of distance and online learning in the United States / Mark J. Smith and William J. Bramble -- Funding distance education : a regional perspective / Santosh Panda and Ashok Gaba -- Costs and quality of online learning / Alistair Inglis -- Costing virtual university education / Insung Jung -- Cost-benefit of student retention policies and practice / Ormond Simpson -- Cost-benefit of online learning / Zane L. Berge and Charlotte Donaldson -- Transforming workplace learning : the role of embedded learning in creating a competitive workforce / Jade Nguyen Strattner and Diana G. Oblinger -- Open basic education : organizational structures, costs, and benefits / Palitha Edirisingha -- From baobab to bonsai : revisiting methodological issues in the costs and economics of distance education and distributed e-learning / Thomas Hülsmann -- Implications for planning and management of distance and online learning / William J. Bramble and Santosh Panda
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Computer-assisted instruction -- Costs.
Distance education -- Costs.
Form Electronic book
Author Bramble, William J.
Panda, Santosh K. (Santosh Kumar), 1959-
ISBN 0203892984 (electronic bk.)
0415963885 (print)
0415963893 (print)
9780203892985 (electronic bk.)
9780415963886 (print)
9780415963893 (print)