This book examines four theses regarding higher education and development in the Asian region: the interplay between cultural traditions, economic development, globalization, and the evolution of the 'hybrid' university. Top scholars from around the world evaluate how closely these hypotheses resemble present circumstances and policies and seek to determine the elements making up Asia-Pacific higher education and shaping the region's education history.The analyses cited above raise the question of the extent to which global HE is being drawn into this arena of global ... In the United States, for example, the average tuition at a public university increased 15 percent between 2008 and 2010 with increases of more than 40 percent at public universities in Georgia, Arizona, and Californiaasubstantially higher than the ... increase in personal incomes, which for most of the population during this period were essentially flat ( Armario 2012).
|Title||:||The Dynamics of Higher Education Development in East Asia|
|Author||:||Deane Neubauer, Jung Cheol Shin, John N. Hawkins|
|Publisher||:||Palgrave Macmillan - 2013-12-18|