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New, Kuwi Hoi; Ghafar, Mohamed Najib Abdul – World Journal of Education, 2012
This research examines the development of self-awareness in students as they strive to adapt themselves to their current environment. The significant social factors that immerge include; culture, religion, language; economic status, family integration and work experience. Also considered are the relationships of students with teachers and…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Social Change, Metacognition, Social Influences
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New, Kuwihoi; Ghafar, Mohamed Najib Abdul – Higher Education Studies, 2011
The sociology of education provides the most effective means to look into in the dynamics of education and the changes it produces in the individual. This research uses in-depth field interviews to study the social change experienced by a group of college students at a private higher learning institution in Malaysia. The results reveal that there…
Descriptors: Social Change, Student Experience, College Students, Foreign Countries