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Research universities and the challenges of globalization

Association of American Universities. Centennial Meeting

Research universities and the challenges of globalization

an international convocation

by Association of American Universities. Centennial Meeting

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Published by The Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Higher -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Education, Higher -- Economic aspects -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Education and globalization.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementproceedings from the Centennial Meeting of the Association of American Universities.
    GenreCross-cultural studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLA184 .A86 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 191 p. ;
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3958770M
    ISBN 100970447825
    LC Control Number2001095330
    OCLC/WorldCa61303182

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    the tidal waves of globalization that have touched their shores. Key words: Globalization Impact Education Culture Re-colonization INTRODUCTION concerned on its benefits and disadvantages. Besides At the moment globalization is a buzz word in debated issue is on the question of who will be the real everyone’s lips. The world’s increasing globalization requires more interac-tion among people from diverse backgrounds. People no longer live and work in an insular environment; they are now part of a worldwide economy competing within a global framework. For this reason, profit and nonprofit organizations need to become more diversified to remain competitive.

    Globalization or globalisation is the process of interaction and integration among people, companies, and governments ization has grown due to advances in transportation and communication technology. With the increased global interactions comes the growth of international trade, ideas, and ization is primarily an economic process of interaction and integration. The issue of the COVID and its impact on the higher education industry is a growing topic of discussion worldwide. The editors of this book, Coronavirus (COVID) and Global Higher Education: Opportunities and Challenges, invite authors to examine the future of global higher education, and the cost and consequence associated with COVID for societies and book will be.


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