No 48

Summer 2007

Table of Contents

Peril and Promise of Internationalization

Twinning and Branch Campuses: The Professorial Obstacle
Philip Altbach
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Problems within Singapore's Global Schoolhouse
Cate Gribble, Grant McBurnie
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The Lure of Europe for International Higher Education Cooperation
Jane Knight
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Institutional Responses to the Internationalization Agenda in the United Kingdom
Steve Woodfield
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Internationalization via "Europeanization": The Dimension in Spain
Laura Rumbley
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Private and Public

From the Private to the Public Governance of Universities: Britain and Europe
Michael Shattock
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The Private-Sector Financing of Public Higher Education Infrastructure
Norman Larocque
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American Perspectives

The US Government and Accreditation: Extraordinary Attention
Judith Eaton
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Stem Cells, Science Policy, and Religion in the United States
John Douglass
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Countries and Regions

The Threat to Norwegian as an Academic Language
Birgit Brock-Utne
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Student Dissent and Politics at the University of São Paulo
Simon Schwartzman
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Recent Changes in Venezuelan Higher Education
Orlando Albornoz
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Syrian Higher Education: Responding to a Changing Economy
David Hardy, Roger Munns
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