No 79

Winter 2015

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Number 79: Winter 2015 PDF

International Issues and Trends

The Worldwide Emergence of Liberal Education PDF
Kara A. Godwin 2-4
Financing Education Hubs: Who Invests? PDF
Jane Knight 4-5
What Counts for Academic Productivity in Research Universities? PDF
Philip G. Altbach 6-7

Higher Education: The Emergence of a Field of Research and Practice

The Skewed Global Landscape of Higher Education Training and Research PDF
Laura E. Rumbley 8-9
Communicating Higher Education: An Analysis of Journals in the Field of Higher Education PDF
Ariane de Gayardon de Fenoyl 10-11
International Higher Education Research and Comparative Analysis PDF
Anna Kosmützky, Georg Krücken 11-13

Rankings: Patterns and Themes

Academic Ranking of World Universities: Changes in World Higher Education? PDF
Ying Cheng 13-15
The Times Higher Education Rankings and the Mysterious “Rise of Asia” PDF
Alex Usher 15-16

Africa Focus

Confronting the Challenges of Graduate Education in Sub-Saharan Africa PDF
Fred M. Hayward, Daniel J. Ncayiyana 16-18
Private Twilight: Wither Private Universities in Kenya PDF
Ishmael I. Munene 18-19

Student Mobility

International Student Enrollment: Evidence-Driven Strategies PDF
Rahul Choudaha 20-21
Kazakhstan’s Bolashak Scholarship Program PDF
Aida Sagintayeva, Zakir Jumakulov 21-23
International Students in Indian UniversitiesVeena PDF
Veena Bhalla, Krishnapratap B. Powar 23-24

Countries and Regions

Governance and Regulation: Do UK Messages Have International Relevance? PDF
Robin Middlehurst 24-26
Croatia’s New Linear Tuition System: Students’ Friend or Foe? PDF
Lucia Brajkovic 26-27
Ukraine: The New Reforms and Internationalization PDF
Sonja Knutson, Valentyna Kushnarenko 18-19


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