ERIC Number: ED418630
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Explorations in Higher Education: A South Pacific Critique.
Jones, David R., Ed.; Meek, V. Lynn, Ed.; Weeks, John, Ed.
The collection of essays on higher education in the South Pacific includes: "Transplanting the University" (David R. Jones); "Education in the Small Island States of the South Pacific: The Changing Role of the School and Its Implications for Higher Education" (Tupeni L. Baba); "Co-operation and Collaboration among the Higher Education Institutions within the South Pacific and Beyond" (I. F. Helu); "The Impact of Foreign Aid on Pacific Mores, Ideas, and Traditions" (Pa'o H. Luteru); "Research Methodology in Education and Indigenous Life in Papua New Guinea" (Naomi T. Martin); "Higher Education and the Needs of Small Islands in the South Pacific Region" (Tuingariki; Cecilia Short); "A French University in the South Pacific" (Jacques Borzeix); "Higher Education in the South Pacific: Diversity and the Humanities" (Satendra Nandan); and "Understanding Higher Education Systems: Conceptual Issues" (V. Lynn Meek). (MSE)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, College Role, Cultural Pluralism, Developing Nations, Educational Attitudes, Educational Change, Educational Needs, Educational Trends, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Humanities, Indigenous Populations, International Cooperation, Multicultural Education, Research Methodology, Social Values, Sociocultural Patterns, Technical Assistance, Trend Analysis, Universities
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Melbourne Univ. (Australia). Centre for the Study of Higher Education.
Identifiers: Australia; New Zealand; South Pacific; University of Papua New Guinea; University of the South Pacific (Fiji)