ERIC Number: EJ1048102
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Abstractor: As Provided
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
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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