Neo-Nationalism: Challenges for International Students

  • Jenny J Lee
Keywords: International students, neo-nationalism, South Korea higher education, South Africa higher education


With increasing internationalization, national identity is being reintroduced and reconceptualized as forms of global competition. Neo-nationalism has the potential to negatively impact an international student’s experience, particularly in studying in one’s region.  This article highlights some challenges for regional students in South Korea and South Africa based on neo-nationalism.

Author Biography

Jenny J Lee

Jenny J. Lee is professor of higher education at the University of Arizona, US. 

How to Cite
Lee, J. J. (2016). Neo-Nationalism: Challenges for International Students. International Higher Education, (84), 23-24.
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