Crossing Borders in East Asian Higher Education

Crossing Borders in East Asian Higher Education



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789628093984
Publisher: Hong Kong University Press
Publication date: 03/09/2010
Series: Comparative Education Research Centre, HKU
Pages: 408
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

David W. Chapman is the Birkmaier Professor of Educational Leadership in the Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development in the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota. He has worked in more than 45 developing countries, assisting national governments and international organizations in the areas of educational policy and planning, program design and evaluation. The author of over 125 journal articles and book chapters, he was awarded a Fulbright New Century Scholars grant for the 2007-08 academic year.

Comparative Education Research Centre, Hong Kong University

Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations.- List of Tables.- List of Figures.- Foreword: Philip G. Altbach.- 1. Transformations in Higher Education: Crossing Borders and Bridging Minds: David W. Chapman, William K. Cummings & Gerard A. Postiglione.- Part I: Issues and Perspective .- 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.- Part 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-. Part 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.- Part 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.- Part V: The Hong Kong Crossing.- 14. Borders crossing and Market Integration: Mainlan Consumers Meet Hong Kong Suppliers: Mei Li.- 15. Adaptation of Mainland Postgraduate Students to Hong Kong’s Universities: Min Zeng & David Watkins.- Part VI: Conclusion.- 16. East Asia’s Experience of Border Crossing: Assessing Future Prospects: Gerard Postiglione & David W. Chapman.
Notes on the Authors.

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