By Ivar Bleiklie, Mary Henkel
During this e-book, a world team of prime greater schooling researchers draw on a wealth of social idea and comparative, empirical study to examine present advancements and their implications. diversified contributions concentrate on diversified degrees of upper schooling, the process, the establishment and the educational practitioner, in several nationwide and foreign contexts. even if, powerful universal issues bind those contributions jointly. They contain not just the importance of massification, globalisation, neo-liberalism and managerialism for the governance of upper schooling, its wisdom and values, but additionally the complexities of swap methods, the significance of context and background and the power of the stabilities that stay. the foundation for this paintings comes from the occupation and private impression of somebody pupil, Maurice Kogan. A vital function of his paintings has been empirically grounded research of interconnections among wisdom, values, authority and tool and the way those are mirrored in institutional buildings and person practices. As a historian in addition to a political scientist, he has continuously insisted on finding modern advancements in an extended time period point of view. This quantity is for researchers in better schooling reports, scholars in postgraduate classes in greater schooling coverage and administration, better schooling coverage makers in nationwide and overseas firms, greater schooling institutional leaders, senior teachers, managers and directors. Professor Teboho Moja, ny collage, united states: "It could be a useful source inter alia for larger schooling scholars, students, and institutional leadership." "The booklet may supply an important contribution to the sector of upper schooling as a result various standpoint diversified authors current and an array of matters in addition to frameworks to debate them." "This booklet is sure for the computers rather than the bookshelves of directors, researchers, and graduate scholars. it's more likely to be used again and again as readers discover new how one can rework schooling structures or associations, meet their wishes for software development, coverage improvement, and normal learn. I anticipate that almost all readers will weave throughout the chapters (...) on an as-needed foundation, till they've got engaged all its first-class content."
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Governing Knowledge: A Study of Continuity and Change in Higher Education - A Festschrift in Honour of Maurice Kogan (Higher Education Dynamics) by Ivar Bleiklie, Mary Henkel