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Higher education in Southeast Asia : blurring borders, changing balance

Higher education in Southeast Asia : blurring borders, changing balance

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dc.contributor.author Welch, Anthony R.
dc.date.accessioned 2016-04-22T02:40:50Z
dc.date.available 2016-04-22T02:40:50Z
dc.date.issued 2011
dc.identifier.isbn 9780203828540
dc.identifier.other b177867
dc.identifier.uri http://repository.nida.ac.th/handle/662723737/2991
dc.identifier.uri http://www.tandfebooks.com/isbn/9780203828540
dc.description.abstract This is the first book to systematically chart and comparatively assess the trend towards private higher education in South East Asia. Caught between conflicting imperatives of spiralling demand, and limited resources, the balance between public and private higher education systems in South East, South, and East Asia has shifted markedly. th
dc.description.abstract The author’s detailed case studies of Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines, and Viet Nam discuss and analyse significant policy issues and touch on key debates surrounding globalisation, including economic globalisation and structural adjustment, and the pressures of cultural globalisation, particularly the role of the English language. Debates surrounding the role of higher education in the ‘knowledge economy’, GATS and cross border trade in educational services are also treated, including the rise of offshore campuses in countries such as Malaysia and Viet Nam. What is argued is that we are witnessing not merely a changing balance between public and private sectors, but a blurring of borders between them, with public HEIs now often behaving more like private, for-profit institutions. The book charts and illustrates these trends, posing questions about their meaning, including issues of transparency, equity, and what the reforms might mean for traditional conceptions of public good in higher education. th
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Reform and change : directions in public and private higher education in Indonesia -- 2. Malaysia : a quest for the best? -- 3. Privatising higher education in Thailand? -- 4. Quantity over quality? public and private higher education in the Philippines -- 5. Ho Chi Minh meets the market : public and private higher education in Viet Nam. th
dc.format.extent 206 p. th
dc.format.mimetype image/jpeg th
dc.language.iso eng th
dc.publisher Routledge th
dc.relation.ispartofseries Routledge research on public and social policy in Asia ; v. 5 th
dc.rights ผลงานนี้สงวนลิขสิทธิ์โดยสถาบันบัณฑิตพัฒนบริหารศาสตร์ ห้ามทำซ้ำ คัดลอก หรือนำไปเผยแพร่ต่อโดยมิได้รับอนุญาตเป็นลายลักษณ์อักษร th
dc.subject Electronic books th
dc.subject.other Private universities and colleges -- Southeast Asia th
dc.subject.other Education, Higher -- Southeast Asia th
dc.subject.other Education and state -- Southeast Asia th
dc.title Higher education in Southeast Asia : blurring borders, changing balance th
dc.type Text th
dcterms.accessRights สงวนสิทธิ์ในการเข้าถึงเอกสารฉบับเต็ม เฉพาะ นักศึกษา อาจารย์ และบุคลากรของสถาบันบัณฑิตพัฒนบริหารศาสตร์เท่านั้น th
mods.genre หนังสือ--วิชาการ th
mods.physicalLocation สถาบันบัณฑิตพัฒนบริหารศาสตร์. สำนักบรรณสารการพัฒนา th


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