Universities and Globalization: Critical Perspectives

Universities and Globalization: Critical Perspectives

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ISBN-13: 9780761910664
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 08/18/1998
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION - Jan Currie
PART ONE: GLOBALIZATION AS AN ANALYTICAL CONCEPT AND LOCAL POLICY RESPONSES
Globalization and Education Policy in Australia - Janice Dudley
National Higher Education Policies in a Global Economy - Sheila Slaughter
PART TWO: NATIONAL RESPONSES TO GLOBALIZATION
The Changing Political Economy - Donald Fisher and Kjell Rubenson
The Private and Public Lives of Canadian Universities
The Service University in Service Societies - Arild Tjeldvoll
The Norwegian Experience
The Last Decade of Higher Education Reform in Australia and France - Richard De Angelis
Different Constraints, Differing Choices in Higher Education Politics and Policies
PART THREE: GLOBALIZING PRACTICES: CORPORATE MANAGERIALISM, ACCOUNTABILITY, AND PRIVATIZATION
Micro-Economic Reform through Managerialism in American and Australian Universities - Jan Currie and Lesley Vidovich
Don't Count Your Blessings - Claire Polster and Janice Newson
The Social Accomplishments of Performance Indicators
Changing Accountability and Autonomy at the 'Coalface' of Academic Work in Australia - Lesley Vidovich and Jan Currie
The Entrepreneurial University - Edward Berman
Macro and Micro Perspectives from the United States
PART FOUR: TRANSNATIONAL AND SUPRANATIONAL INSTITUTIONS AND MECHANISMS
Globalization and Distance Education Mega-Institutions - Mick Campion and David Freeman
Mega-Ambivalence
Globalization, the OECD, and Australian Higher Education - Robert Lingard and Fazal Rizvi
Reshaping the Educational Agendas of Mexican Universities - Janice Newson, Heriberta Castaños-Lomnitz and Axel Didriksson
The Impact of NAFTA
CONCLUSION - Janice Newson
Repositioning the Local through Alternative Responses to Globalization

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