Higher education and social change
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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.
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- Higher education and social change
Volume 56, Issue 3 , pp 381-393
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- Higher education
- Social change
- Knowledge society
- Impact of higher education
- John Brennan (1)
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- 1. Centre for Higher Education Research and Information, The Open University, London, UK