ERIC Number: ED187213
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Higher Education in Southeast Asia in the Next Decade. Proceedings of the Joint RIHED and ICED-HED Seminar (Singapore, May 29-31, 1976).
Virasai, Banphot, Ed.
Papers and summaries of discussions from an international seminar on higher education in Southeast Asia in the next decade are presented. The seminar had the following three principal objectives: (1) to critically examine the state of higher education in Southeast Asia against socioeconomic and political realities; (2) to discuss problems and development potentials of higher education in the region in the next decade; and (3) to suggest future roles and orientations of higher education in the region. After the opening address by Makaminan Makagiansar, the following papers are presented: "Higher Education Development in the Past Decade," by Howard Hayden; "Higher Education in Southeast Asia: Development and Prospects," by Ruth Wong; "Higher Education and Cultural Development," by Ungku A. Ariz; and "Higher Education for Development: Findings of Case Studies," by Sippanondha Ketudat. Appendices include the following: "Higher Education and National Development: Asian Regional Report," a program of the seminar, and a list of participants. (SW)
Descriptors: Academic Freedom, Asian History, College Planning, College Role, Cultural Influences, Cultural Pluralism, Educational Change, Educational Development, Educational Policy, Educational Trends, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Government School Relationship, Higher Education, Political Influences, Rural Areas, Social Change, Socioeconomic Influences, Trend Analysis
Regional Institute of Higher Education and Development, 15, Grange Rd., Singapore 0923, Republic of Singapore ($6.00)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Regional Inst. of Higher Education and Development, Singapore.
Identifiers - Location: Asia; Indonesia; Malaysia; Philippines; Singapore; Thailand