ERIC Number: ED454779
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Ten Years After and Looking Ahead: A Review of the Transformations of Higher Education in Central and Eastern Europe. Studies on Higher Education.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bucharest (Romania). European Centre for Higher Education.
This volume consists of representative case studies from institutions in Central and Eastern European countries engaged in the reform of higher education. The case studies are structured with the aid of a questionnaire completed by the contributors. The studies are: (1) "Bulgaria: The University of Ruse--Institutional Change in the Bulgarian Context" (Polixenia Slavova); (2) "The Czech Republic: The Technical University of Liberec" (David Lukas); (3) "Estonia: The University of Tartu" (Jaak Aaviksoo); (4) "Hungary: St. Stephen University, Godollo" (Peter Debreczeni); (5) "Latvia: The University of Latvia" (Alina Grzhibovska); (6) "Lithuania: The Kaunas Institute of Technology" (Kestutis Krisciunas); (7) "Poland: The Leon Kozminski Academy of Entrepreneurship and Management" (Andrzej K. Kozminski); (8) "Poland: The Warsaw University of Technology" (Wlodzimierz Kurnik); (9) "Romania: The Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi" (Gheorghe Popa); (10) "Romania: Babes-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca" (Andrei Marga); (11) "The Slovak Republic: The University of Economics in Bratislava" (Juraj Stern); and (12) "Slovenia: The University of Ljubljana" (Joze Mencinger). An essay by Peter Scott, "Higher Education in Central and Eastern Europe," summarizes and synthesizes the studies. Each chapter contains references. (Contains 24 tables and 9 figures.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Case Studies, Colleges, Educational Change, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, Political Influences
European Centre for Higher Education, 39, Stirbei Voda St., 70732 Bucharest, Romania. Web site: http://www.un.ro/unesco_cepes.html.
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bucharest (Romania). European Centre for Higher Education.
Identifiers - Location: Europe