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Author Vlasceanu, Lazar

Title Universities and Reflexive Modernity
Published Budapest : Central European University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (205 pages)
Summary A book about the challenges and uncertainties facing today's university, a chronicle of recent and current changes in higher education in the world. There are many questions today that are sufficiently open to doubt and profoundly related to new developments, to justify our starting new enquiries, here and now, by looking freshly and more closely at the actual configurations and at their historical grounds, for providing the new standard account of the university today. Vlasceanu discusses the inherent contradiction between academia on the one hand, and expectations and regulations of the marke
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Subject Civilization, Modern.
Education, Higher -- Europe.
Educational change -- Europe.
Universities and colleges -- Europe.
Civilization, Modern.
EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform / General
Education, Higher.
Educational change.
Universities and colleges.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9633864674