How World-Class Universities Affect Global Higher Education

Influences and Responses

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ISBN: 978-94-6209-821-3 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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      Pages 1-10

      How World-Class Universities Affect Global Higher Education

  2. National and Regional Reflections on Excellence Initiatives

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-24

      A New Push in French Excellence

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      Pages 25-30

      Context and First Observations on the “Investment Programme for the Future” in France

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      Pages 31-46

      Promoting Research Excellence

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      Pages 47-63

      Top Down Push For Excellence

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      Pages 65-83

      The Korean Government’s Policies and Strategies to Foster World-Class Universities

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      Pages 85-101

      Continuity and Transformation

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      Pages 103-114

      Reflections on the Effects of the 985 Project in Mainland China

  3. Opportunities and Challenges of Developing Excellence Perspective

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

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      Pages 117-136

      Privatization, the State, and the Transformation of World-Class Research Universities

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      Pages 137-151

      On Mergers and Missions

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      Pages 153-161

      Too Small to Succeed

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      Pages 163-175

      What Matters in Global Outreach?

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      Pages 177-191

      Global Competition among Research Universities

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 193-203