ERIC Number: EJ1048102
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
Cross-Border Higher Education: Global and Local Tensions within Competition and Economic Development
Owens, Taya L.; Lane, Jason E.
New Directions for Higher Education, n168 p69-82 Win 2014
In this chapter, the authors explore various types of cross-border higher education, considering equity and quality issues within these developments. With a particular focus on international branch campuses, the authors discuss the ways in which global competition for knowledge and economic development interact with tensions at the local level.
Descriptors: Higher Education, Global Approach, Competition, Economic Development, International Education, Equal Education, Educational Quality, Multicampus Colleges, International Schools, Conflict, Local Issues, Educational Development
Wiley Periodicals, Inc. 350 Main Street, Malden, MA 02148. Tel: 800-835-6770; Tel: 781-388-8598; Fax: 781-388-8232; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A