No 58

Winter 2010

Table of Contents

Branch Campuses & Transnational Higher Education

Why Branch Campuses May Be Unsustainable
Philip Altbach
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International Branch Campuses: New Trends and Directions
Rosa Becker
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Gulf State Branch Campuses: Global Student Recruitment
Spencer Witte
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Transnational Higher Education: Why It Happens and Who Benefits?
Vikash Naidoo
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International Issues

Politics, UNESCO, and Higher Education: A Case Study
Alma Maldonado-Maldonado, Antoni Verger
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The Future of International Postsecondary Student Enrollments
Madeleine Green, Kim Koch
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Power and University Presidents
Amanda Goodall
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Private Perspectives

A New Direction for Private Higher Education in India
Agarwal Pawan
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Private Higher Education in Colombia: Problems and Achievements
Lina Uribe
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China: Trends & Developments

Undergraduate Teaching Evaluation in China: Progress and Debate
Kai Jiang
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Academic Freedom and Public Intellectuals in China
Zha Qiang
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Institutional Diversification in Chinese Higher Education
Hubert Ertl, Kai Yu
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Russia: Efforts to Reform

In Search of World-Class Universities: The Case of Russia
Anna Smolentseva
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Russian Universities' "Midrange" Collaboration Strategies
Igor Chirikov
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African Developments

Ethiopia: The Dilemmas of Expansion
Liz Reisberg, Laura Rumbley
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Enhancing Retention and Success in South Africa
George Subotzky
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