ERIC Number: EJ593374
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Missions and Structures: Bringing Clarity to Perceptions about Globalization and Higher Education in Canada.
Levin, John S.
Higher Education, v37 n4 p377-99 Jun 1999
A qualitative, longitudinal study of community colleges, including four Canadian institutions, sought to (1) identify and analyze actual institutional behaviors as they adjust to the demands of globalization, and (2) examine the evolving development of the community college as a social institution by focusing on the actions and conditions leading to mission alteration. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, College Role, Community Colleges, Educational Change, Educational Trends, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, Institutional Mission, International Studies, Longitudinal Studies, Qualitative Research, Trend Analysis, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Canada