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ERIC Number: ED051745
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970-Mar
Pages: 134
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A Directory of Study Abroad Programs as Conducted by Colleges, Universities, and Institutions of Higher Learning in New England. International Studies Series.
Rothwell, Kenneth J., Ed.
This directory attempts to provide students, faculty and administrators with comparative information on study abroad programs conducted by colleges and universities in New England. Section I, the introduction, deals with the objectives and scope of the report. Section II presents: (1) a general survey of study abroad programs for U.S. participants, including the extent of the programs, an evaluation of the programs, and suggestions for future improvements; (2) a discussion of undergraduate study abroad programs, including some of the dangers involved, and recommendations for improvement, such as the establishment of an advisory service on study abroad, and a moratorium on new study abroad programs, until all possibilities for cooperating with an established program have been examined and exhausted; (3) a brief review of attempts by educators to set standards for foreign study programs; and (4) an examination of the university's responsibility in international educational exchange. Part III presents information on the study abroad programs offered by New England colleges and universities. (AF)
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Authoring Institution: New England Center for Continuing Education, Durham, NH.