ERIC Number: ED148207
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
The International Encyclopedia of Higher Education.
Knowles, Asa S., Ed.
The encyclopedia, in ten volumes, is intended as a standard reference to all facets of education beyond secondary schooling. Its contents are in eight broad categories: (1) national systems of higher education in every country and territory in the world; (2) topical essays on major problems and issues, written with an international perspective; (3) descriptions of every major degree-granting field of study; (4) educational associations; (5) centers and institutes of higher education research; (6) summaries of the contents of selected international and national reports on higher education, included because of their current or potential influence on the field; (7) an international directory of documentation and information centers; and (8) acronyms, glossary, and indexes. (MSE)
Descriptors: Abbreviations, Directories, Educational Research, Encyclopedias, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Glossaries, Higher Education, Indexes, Information Centers, Information Sources, Instructional Systems, Intellectual Disciplines, National Programs, Postsecondary Education, Professional Associations, Reference Materials, Research Coordinating Units, Units of Study
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