ERIC Number: ED264790
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985-May-24
Reference Count: N/A
Recent Finnish Research on Higher Education, 1985. Kasvatustieteiden Tutkimuslaitoksen Julkaisuja 364.
Makinen, Raimo, Ed.; And Others
The results of current research in higher education in Finland are described in 11 articles, published with the aim of reinforcing contacts with international researchers. Articles' titles and authors include: "University Development, Social Change, and Regional Policy" (Ari Antikainen); "Research on the Economics of Higher Education in Finland" (Olle Anckar); "Academic Careers Study 1965-83: Account of Life Course" (Yrjo-Paavo Hayrynen); "The Connection between Vocational Orientation and Vocational Commitment, Career Choice Satisfaction and Choice of a Teaching Career in the Humanities and Natural Sciences: A Four-Year Follow-up Study" (Hannu Perho); "Students' Motivational Background and Their Orientation Development During Study Years" (Mauri Panhelainen); "Effects of a Degree Reform on Drop-Out and Duration of Studies at the University of Jyvaskyla" (Raimo Makinen, Antero Malin); "The School of Economics and the Formation of Managerial Capability" (Anssi Hyvarinen); "Study in a Multidisciplinary Training Programme: A Follow-up of Students of Medicine" (Annikki Jarvinen); "The Development of Students' Scientific Conceptions of the World" (Anita Nuutinen); "Evaluation of Cognitive Structures and Profundity of the Learning Process" (Kari Niinisto); "Extension Studies Under Pressure from Work Life, Training, and Myths" (Matti Parjanen). (SW)
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, Career Choice, College Faculty, College Students, Educational Change, Educational Development, Educational Economics, Educational Research, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Humanities, Job Satisfaction, Learning Processes, Management Development, Medical Education, Sciences, Social Change, Student Attrition, Student Motivation, Teaching (Occupation)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Ministry of Education, Helsinki (Finland).
Authoring Institution: Jyvaskyla Univ. (Finland). Inst. for Educational Research.
Identifiers - Location: Finland