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Vehviläinen, Sanna; Löfström, Erika; Nevgi, Anne – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
This article deals with the demands that plagiarism places on academic communities, and with the resources staff possess in dealing with these demands. It is suggested that plagiarism ought to be placed in the context of network of intertwining communities (scholarly, pedagogical and administrative), to which participants are engaged to a…
Descriptors: Plagiarism, Semi Structured Interviews, College Faculty, Teacher Attitudes
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Petzold, Knut; Moog, Petra – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
In contrast to previous studies, this investigation aims to get deeper insights into the causes of the intention to study abroad by using an experimental approach. Although international experience is often considered as important, many students at German universities do not even consider abroad. Referring to the Theory of Rational Choice (RCT)…
Descriptors: Study Abroad, Intention, Educational Benefits, Student Attitudes
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Saghafian, Marzieh; O'Neill, D. Kevin – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
Team-based projects are widely used in both traditional face-to-face and online programs in higher education. To date, the teamwork experiences of students in each modality have been documented primarily through evaluative research conducted over short spans of time and limited by a priori frameworks. The literature also reflects a lack of…
Descriptors: Phenomenology, Teamwork, Online Courses, Foreign Countries
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Rose, Heath; McKinley, Jim – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
This article analyzes a recent initiative of Japan's Ministry of Education, which aims to internationalize higher education in Japan. The large-investment project "Top Global University Project" (TGUP) has emerged to create globally oriented universities, to increase the role of foreign languages in higher education, and to foster global…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Language of Instruction, Second Language Instruction, English (Second Language)
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Roberts, Pamela Anne; Dunworth, Katie; Boldy, Duncan – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
This paper reports on a study that investigated the range of institutional support needs of international students at one Australian university with a view to increasing understanding of their needs and the ways in which support was provided. The study involved a number of data collection methods including focus groups, key informant interviews…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Foreign Students, College Students, Student Needs
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Böttcher, Franziska; Thiel, Felicitas – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
Several concepts have been developed to implement research-oriented teaching in higher education in the last 15 years. The definition of research competences, however, has received minor attention so far. Some approaches to modeling research competences describe these competences along the research process but either focus on a specific academic…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, Student Evaluation, Research Skills
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Meng, Qian; Zhu, Chang; Cao, Chun – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
This study examined global competence of Chinese international students sojourning in a non-Anglophone European country as a mediator between foreign language proficiency (i.e., English and local language) and social and academic adaptation, and social connectedness in international community. A sample of 206 Chinese students in Belgium responded…
Descriptors: Foreign Students, Interpersonal Relationship, Social Adjustment, Student Adjustment
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Nejati, Mehran; Shafaei, Azadeh – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
Universities worldwide strive to nurture socially responsible graduates to create a better society. Since ethical behavior of role models can stimulate followers' professional standards and ethical values, it is crucial to focus on an appropriate path through which ethical values can be conveyed and learned by individuals. The current study seeks…
Descriptors: Ethics, Prosocial Behavior, Graduate Students, Structural Equation Models
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Mittelmeier, Jenna; Rienties, Bart; Tempelaar, Dirk; Whitelock, Denise – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
As universities worldwide rapidly internationalise, higher education classrooms have become unique spaces for collaboration between students from different countries. One common way to encourage collaboration between diverse peers is through group work. However, previous research has highlighted that cross-cultural group work can be challenging…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Freshmen, Student Attitudes, Cooperative Learning
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Farr-Wharton, Ben; Charles, Michael B.; Keast, Robyn; Woolcott, Geoff; Chamberlain, Daniel – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
This research examines the impact of lecturer-student exchange (student-LMX) on engagement, course satisfaction, achievement, and intention to leave university prematurely for 363 students in one Australian university. Survey and grade point average (GPA) data were collected from domestic undergraduate first- and second-year students and analysed…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Undergraduate Students, Teacher Student Relationship, Learner Engagement
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Sá, Creso M.; Sabzalieva, Emma – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
As the number of globally mobile students has expanded, governments are assumed to be consistently and intentionally competing for talent, in what has been called a "great brain race". While the notion of competition has become dominant, there is little evidence on long-term policy dynamics in this field, not only across jurisdictions…
Descriptors: Public Policy, Student Recruitment, Foreign Students, Talent
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Delany, Clare; Doughney, Lachlan; Bandler, Lilon; Harms, Louise; Andrews, Shawana; Nicholson, Patricia; Remedios, Louisa; Edmondson, Wendy; Kosta, Lauren; Ewen, Shaun – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
In higher education, assessment is key to student learning. Assessments which promote critical thinking necessary for sustained learning beyond university are highly valued. However, the design of assessment tasks to achieve these types of thinking skills and dispositions to act in professional practice has received little attention. This research…
Descriptors: Indigenous Populations, Health Education, Semi Structured Interviews, Student Attitudes
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Koeslag-Kreunen, Mieke G. M.; Van der Klink, Marcel R.; Van den Bossche, Piet; Gijselaers, Wim H. – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
Teacher team involvement is considered a key factor in achieving sustainable innovation in higher education. This requires engaging in team learning behaviors that should result in new knowledge and solutions. However, university teachers are not used to discussing their work practices with one another and tend to neglect any innovation in their…
Descriptors: Universities, College Faculty, Team Teaching, Teacher Leadership
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Santoalha, Artur; Biscaia, Ricardo; Teixeira, Pedro – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
Diversity has been an important topic of research for some time in higher education, though the purposes underlying this attention have varied across national and regional contexts. In many parts of the world, the term "diversity" has been emphasized with regard to variety among the programs or services provided by academic institutions,…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Human Capital, Cultural Pluralism, Economic Development
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Abugre, James B. – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2018
This article examines the developments and challenges of higher education in developing countries. Using a thorough qualitative interview of deans, directors and heads of Department of the University of Ghana, this paper draws on their analysis to discover unexplored issues that affect the universities in developing countries. The study identifies…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Governance, Research Universities, Qualitative Research
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