No 56

Summer 2009

Table of Contents

International Trends

Higher Education in Innovation and National Development
Sachi Hatakenaka
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Measuring Learning in a Globalization Era
Josipa Roksa, Jeannie Kim, Richard Arum
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South Asian Developments

Indian Higher Education: Time for a Rethink
Santosh Mehrotra
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India: The Consequences of the Open Door
Philip Altbach
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Pakistan: How Greed Ruins Academica
Pervez Hoodbhoy
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Latin America

Public Funding of Latin American Universities
Ana Garcia de Fanelli
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Student Quotas in Brazil
Simon Schwartzman
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University Cooperation in Latin America and the Caribbean
Daniel Lopez, Daniel Lopez
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Private Higher Education

Polish Semielite Private Institutions
Joanna Musial-Sadilek
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Iran's Giant Semiprivate University
Shahrzad Kamyab
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European Trends

Seeking Autonomy: French Universities Against the Jacobins
Christine Musselin
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The Impact of the UK Research Assessment Exercise
Michael Shattock
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Countries and Regions

Vietnam: Hardware Needs Software
Dennis McCornac
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The United Arab Emirates and the Branch Campus Gold Rush
Kevin Schoepp
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Turkmenistan: Fixing Decades of Damage
Martha Merrill
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