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Title Crossing borders in East Asian higher education / edited by David W. Chapman
Published Dordrecht ; New York : Springer Netherlands, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 388 pages) : illustrations
Series CERC studies in comparative education ; 27
CERC studies in comparative education ; 27
Contents Foreword / Philip G. Altbach : 1. Transformations in Higher Education: Crossing Borders and Bridging Minds / David W. Chapman, William K. Cummings & Gerard A. Postiglione -- I. Issues and Perspectives : 2. East Asian Knowledge Systems: Driving Ahead Amid Borderless Higher Education / Gerard A. Postiglione -- 3. Is the Academic Center Shifting to Asia? / William K. Cummings -- 4. China's Universities, Cross-Border Education, and Dialogue among Civilizations / Ruth Hayhoe & Jian Liu -- II. China's Global Adaptations : 5. Adaptation of Globally Held Ideas about Research in China's Universities / Brian Yoder -- 6. Educational Exchanges: What China Should Not Adopt from United States Higher Education / Kathryn Mohrman -- 7. China's Scholarship Program as a Form of Foreign Assistance / Lili Dong & David W. Chapman -- 8. Attitudes and Motivation in Second-Language Acquisition: A Study of International Students in China from a Cultural Perspective / Baohua Yu & David Watkins -- III. National Experiences : 9. Japan's Internationalization of Higher Education: A Response to the Pressures of Globalization / Akira Arimoto -- 10. Korea's Internationalization of Higher Education: Process, Challenge and Strategy / Eun Young Kim & Sheena Choi -- 11. Borders Bridging Degrees: Harbin and Vladivostok's Dual-Degree Programs / Andrey Uroda -- IV. Comparative National Experiences : 12. Transnational Higher Education in Japan and China: A Comparative Study / Futao Huang -- 13. Internationalizing Universities: Comparing China's Hong Kong and Singapore (1996-2006) / Michael H. Lee -- V. The Hong Kong Crossing : 14. Border Crossing and Market Integration: Mainland Consumers Meet Hong Kong Suppliers / Mei Li -- 15. Adaptation of Mainland Postgraduate Students to Hong Kong's Universities / Min Zeng & David Watkins -- VI. Conclusion : 16. East Asia's Experience of Border Crossing: Assessing Future Prospects / Gerard A. Postiglione
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Education, Higher -- East Asia.
Form Electronic book
Author Chapman, David W., 1947-
ISBN 9400704453
9400704461 (electronic bk.)
9789400704459
9789400704466 (electronic bk.)