The Changing Academic Profession in Japan

ISBN: 978-3-319-09467-0 (Print) 978-3-319-09468-7 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-26

    Introduction: The Changing Academic Profession in Japan: Its Past and Present

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    Pages 27-40

    Higher Education Policy and the Academic Profession

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    Pages 41-55

    Mobility

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    Pages 57-77

    Academic Funding and Allocation of Research Money

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    Pages 79-88

    Changes in University Teachers’ View towards Students: Impact of Universalization

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    Pages 89-102

    Gender Bias: What Has Changed for Female Academics?

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    Pages 103-118

    Governance, Administration, and Management

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    Pages 119-133

    Labor Conditions

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    Pages 135-148

    Working Time and Personal Strain

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    Pages 149-167

    Research Productivity

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    Pages 169-183

    Teaching and Research in the Academic Profession: Nexus and Conflict

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    Pages 185-196

    The Academic Profession and Evaluation

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    Pages 197-211

    Internationalization

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    Pages 213-219

    Higher Education and Society

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    Pages 221-233

    The Academic Profession: A Comparison Between Japan and Germany

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    Pages 235-241

    The Invisible Academy: A US Perspective on the Japanese Academic Profession

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    Pages 243-251

    Similar but Different Worlds: A Korean Perspective on the Japanese Academic Profession

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 253-270