ERIC Number: EJ589767
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Fulbright Program, or the Surplus Value of Officially Organised Academic Exchange.
Rupp, Jan C.
Journal of Studies in International Education, v3 n1 p57-81 Spr 1999
Argues that the political aspect of the Fulbright Exchange Program for college faculty has enhanced its academic effectiveness. The program's context, history, and method are described, and the Netherlands program is discussed in detail, noting particularly its transformation since 1947. Repoliticization of the Fulbright program in coordinated projects is urged. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Educational History, Educational Objectives, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, International Education, International Educational Exchange, International Relations, Political Influences, Political Science, Politics of Education, Program Effectiveness, Scholarship, Science Education, Teacher Exchange Programs
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
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Identifiers - Location: Netherlands