ERIC Number: EJ550718
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Quality in European Higher Education: Recent Trends and Their Historical Roots.
Maassen, Peter A. M.
European Journal of Education, v32 n2 p111-27 Jun 1997
Discusses higher education quality and its evaluation in Europe from historical and political perspectives, tracing the concept of quality control from medieval university models to the modern research university. Examines recent changes in the political context of European education and analyzes their consequences in three national contexts: Denmark, Flanders (Belgium), and the Netherlands. Notes common elements in quality assessment mechanisms. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Belgium; Denmark; Netherlands