Higher education and social change
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- Brennan, J. High Educ (2008) 56: 381. doi:10.1007/s10734-008-9126-4
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An agenda for future higher education research is proposed which incorporates four interconnected elements: changing social contexts; their implications for higher education; mechanisms of interaction between higher education and society; higher education’s impact on society. The role of comparative research in investigating these topics is discussed and a set of priorities for future research questions is proposed.