ERIC Number: ED310682
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Non-University Sector Higher Education in Japan. R.I.H.E. International Publication Series No. 3.
Abe, Yoshiya, Ed.
Papers are presented which offer a detailed perspective of the changing state of institutions in the non-university sector in Japan. They are the product of three research projects. The projects were: a group study on the short-cycle higher education; a United States-Japan cooperative study on education; and from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development/Centre for Educational Research and Innovation a project on alternatives to university education. Nine papers are as follows: (1) "Introduction: The Present Status of Higher Education" (R. Kuroha and K. Kitamura); (2) "Quantitative Transitions in the Postsecondary Education System" (M. Iwanaga); (3) "The Structure of the Postsecondary Education System" (K. Kitamura); (4) "The Content of Education in the Non-University Sector" (A. Tachi); (5) "Organizational Patterns of Various Institutions in the Non-University Sector (A.Tachi); (6) "Finance and Administration in the Non-University Sector" (M. Iwanaga); (7) "The Employment of Graduates from Non-University Sector Institutions" (A. Oe); (8) "Socio-Economic Role of the Non-University Sector" (I. Amano); and (9) "Summary and Prospects" (Y. Abe). (SM)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Administration, Change, College Graduates, Community Colleges, Education Work Relationship, Educational Development, Educational Finance, Enrollment Trends, Foreign Countries, Nontraditional Education, Postsecondary Education, Technical Education, Technical Institutes, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
Research Institute for Higher Education, Hiroshima University, Higashi Senda-Machi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730, Japan.
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Collected Works - General
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Sponsor: Hiroshima Univ. (Japan). Research Inst. for Higher Education.
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Identifiers - Location: Japan