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The Resource Understanding mass higher education : comparative perspectives on access, edited by Ted Tapper and David Palfreyman, (electronic book)

Understanding mass higher education : comparative perspectives on access, edited by Ted Tapper and David Palfreyman, (electronic book)

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Understanding mass higher education : comparative perspectives on access
Title
Understanding mass higher education
Title remainder
comparative perspectives on access
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ted Tapper and David Palfreyman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This books takes a comparative look at the ways in which most western democracies have experienced a shift from elite to mass education. While keeping the global economic context in mind, it focuses on different national traditions and experiences of this phenomenon, addressing a key range of questions about the expanion and fiversification of higher education
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Cataloging source
FlBoTFG
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2324
LC item number
.U53 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tapper, Ted
  • Palfreyman, David
Series statement
Woburn education series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education, Higher
  • Education, Higher
  • Education, Higher
Label
Understanding mass higher education : comparative perspectives on access, edited by Ted Tapper and David Palfreyman, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The rise of mass higher education / Ted Tapper and David Palfreyman -- 2. Values, discourse and politics : an Australian comparative perspective / Chris Duke -- 3. The politics of access to higher education in France / Cécile Deer -- 4. Bildung or Ausbildung? : reorienting German higher education / Hanna Ostermann -- 5. The value of higher education in a mass system : the Italian debate / Simonetta Michelotti -- 6. Access to Dutch higher education : policies and trends / Frans Kaiser and Hans Vossensteyn -- 7. Access to higher education in the Nordic countries / Per Olaf Aamodt and Svein Kyvik -- 8. Mass higher education in Poland : coping with the 'Spanish collar' / Clare McManus-Czubińska -- 9. British higher education and the prism of devolution / Gareth Parry -- 10. Access to higher education in England : who is in control? / Ted Tapper -- 11. A transatlantic persuasion : a comparative look at America's path towards access and equity in higher education / John Douglass -- 12. Conclusion : the reshaping of mass higher education / Ted Tapper and David Palfreyman
Control code
9781134256396
Extent
xv, 269 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780415354912
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Understanding mass higher education : comparative perspectives on access, edited by Ted Tapper and David Palfreyman, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The rise of mass higher education / Ted Tapper and David Palfreyman -- 2. Values, discourse and politics : an Australian comparative perspective / Chris Duke -- 3. The politics of access to higher education in France / Cécile Deer -- 4. Bildung or Ausbildung? : reorienting German higher education / Hanna Ostermann -- 5. The value of higher education in a mass system : the Italian debate / Simonetta Michelotti -- 6. Access to Dutch higher education : policies and trends / Frans Kaiser and Hans Vossensteyn -- 7. Access to higher education in the Nordic countries / Per Olaf Aamodt and Svein Kyvik -- 8. Mass higher education in Poland : coping with the 'Spanish collar' / Clare McManus-Czubińska -- 9. British higher education and the prism of devolution / Gareth Parry -- 10. Access to higher education in England : who is in control? / Ted Tapper -- 11. A transatlantic persuasion : a comparative look at America's path towards access and equity in higher education / John Douglass -- 12. Conclusion : the reshaping of mass higher education / Ted Tapper and David Palfreyman
Control code
9781134256396
Extent
xv, 269 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780415354912
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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