The Dynamics of Higher Education Development in East Asia: Asian Cultural Heritage, Western Dominance, Economic Development, and Globalization

The Dynamics of Higher Education Development in East Asia: Asian Cultural Heritage, Western Dominance, Economic Development, and Globalization

Hardcover(2013)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781137358264
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 12/18/2013
Series: International and Development Education
Edition description: 2013
Pages: 219
Product dimensions: 5.70(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Sakarindr Bhumiratana, King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand

Sheng-Ju Chan, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

John N. Hawkins, University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Fasli Jalal, Indonesia National Population and Family Planning Board, Indonesia

Molly N.N. Lee, Malaysia

Ka Ho Mok, University of Hong Kong, China

Deane E. Neubauer, University of Hawaii, Manoa, USA

Jung Cheol Shin, Seoul National University, Korea

Xun, Yuan, East China Normal University, China

Reiko Yamada, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: Four Hypotheses of Higher Education Development; John N. Hawkins, Deane E. Neubauer, and Jung Cheol Shin PART I: CULTURAL TRADITION AND HIGHER EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT 2. Higher Education Development in East Asian Countries Focusing on Cultural Tradition and Economic Systems; Jung Cheol Shin 3. Between the East and the West: Challenges for Internationalizing Higher Education in Asia; Sheng-Ju Chan 4. East-West? Tradition and the Development of Hybrid Higher Education in Asia; John N. Hawkins 5. Situating Higher Education in China: From Universal History to the Research Paradigm; Yuan Xun PART II: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND HIGHER EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT 6. Meeting Point of the East and the West: Globalizing or Localizing Higher Education in East Asia; Ka Ho Mok 7. Higher Education Development, Culture, and Economy in Indonesia; Fasli Jalal 8. Cultural and Historical Factors Influencing the Development of Higher Education in Thailand; Sakarindr Bhumiratana PART III: GLOBALIZATION AND HIGHER EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT 9. The Globalized University as the Next Stage in Higher Education Development; Deane E. Neubauer 10. Globalization Practices in Asia-Pacific Universities; Molly N. N. Lee 11. Structural Transformation of Japanese Higher Education: Adopting to Meet Challenges Posed by Globalization and Market Economy; Reiko Yamada 12 Conclusion: Is There An Asian Hybrid University?; John N. Hawkins, Deane E. Neubauer, and Jung Cheol Shin)

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