No 77

Fall 2014

Table of Contents

Full Issue

Number 77: Fall 2014 PDF

International Issues

Nix the BRICs—At Least for the Higher Education Debate PDF
Philip G Altbach, Roberta Malee Bassett 2-5
Affirmative Action Initiatives Around the World PDF
Laura Dudley Jenkins, Michele S Moses 5-6
The Economic and Noneconomic Benefits of Tertiary Education in Low-income Contexts PDF
Rebecca Schendel, Tristan McCowan, Moses Oketch 6-8

Mobility and Internationalization

World Economies and the Distribution of International Branch Campuses PDF
Li Zhang, Kevin Kinser, Yunyu Shi 8-9
International Visiting Scholars: Brain-Circulation and Internationalization PDF
Yukiko Shimmi 9-11
Global Student Mobility: The Changing Landscape PDF
Philip G Altbach, David Engberg 11-13
Graduate Student Learning Abroad: Emerging Trend? PDF
John M Dirkx, Kristin Janka Millar, Brett Berquist, Gina Vizvary 14-15

History and Contemporary Universities

Introduction: Historical Perspective on Contemporary Issues PDF
Adam Nelson 15-16
The Research University in Brazil: 1930 and 2030 PDF
Renato H.L. Pedrosa 16-17
Long Road Ahead: Modernizing Chinese Universities PDF
Yang Rui 17-19
Foreign Influence, Nationalism, and the Founding of Modern Chinese Universities PDF
Shen Wenqin 19-21

Countries and Regions

The Problem with Public University Salaries in Kenya PDF
Ishmael I Munene 21-22
Be Careful What You Wish For: Pending Privatization of Australian Higher Education PDF
Anthony Welch 22-24
Chile’s Universities: Reasons for Success PDF
Juan José Ugarte 24-25
A Quiet Revolution in Chinese Universities: Experimental Colleges PDF
Qiang Zha, Qiubo Yang 25-27
Access to Higher Education: The Israeli Case PDF
Iris Ben-David, Yaakov Iram 27-28


New Publications PDF
News of the Center PDF

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