ERIC Number: ED264787
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Higher Education Expansion in Asia. Reports from the 1985 International Seminar on Asian Higher Education (Hiroshima, Japan, January 28-31, 1985).
Hiroshima Univ. (Japan). Research Inst. for Higher Education.
Expansion of the past 10 years in Asian higher education and associated problems, as well as the role of colleges and universities in national development, are discussed in 11 papers from a 1985 International Seminar. Paper titles and authors include: "Prospects and Problems in Asian Higher Education: Introductory Presentation by the Secretariat" (Toru Umakoshi, Hirotoshi Yamasaki, Joe Hicks); "Higher Education Development in Indonesia" (Ir. S. Pramoetadi); "Prospects and Problems in Higher Education Expansion: Malaysia" (Azman Wan Chik); "Prospects and Problems in Higher Education Expansion in Thailand" (Prasarn Malakul; comments by Yoshiya Abe); "Prospects and Problems in Japanese Higher Education: An Age of Adaptation sans Expansion" (Masakazu Yano, Fumihiro Maruyama); "Higher Education Expansion in the Philippines: Problems and Prospects" (Benwardo V. Umila); "Higher Education Expansion in Korea: Its Process, Problems and Prospects" (Byung-Rim Koo, Jong-Chol Kim); "Development and Reform of Chinese Higher Education" (Wang Yingjie); "Why Asian Overseas Students Prefer the United States" (William K. Cummings); "The Situation of Asian Students in Japan: Can Japanese Universities Handle a 10-Fold Increase?" (Joe Hicks); and "UNESCO and Higher Education in the Asia-Pacific Region" (Muhammed Selim). (SW)
Descriptors: Access to Education, College Role, Degrees (Academic), Developing Nations, Education Work Relationship, Educational Development, Educational Finance, Educational Policy, Educational Quality, Enrollment Trends, Foreign Countries, Foreign Students, Higher Education, International Educational Exchange, International Organizations, Labor Market, Private Colleges, Trend Analysis
Hiroshima University, Research Institute for Higher Education, Higashi Senda-Machi, 1-1-89, Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan 730.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hiroshima Univ. (Japan). Research Inst. for Higher Education.
Identifiers - Location: Asia; China; Indonesia; Japan; Malaysia; Philippines; South Korea; Thailand