Globalization and Educational Restructuring in the Asia Pacific Region

  • Ka-ho Mok
  • Anthony Welch

About this book


The focus of this book is to examine the growing impact of globalization on education policy and development in the Asia Pacific region. It analyses the reaction of selected societies and the strategies that their governments have adopted in response to the tidal wave of marketization, corporization, commercialization and privatization. Particular attention is paid to educational restructuring in the context of globalization.


education education policy globalization learning participation privatization quality

Editors and affiliations

  • Ka-ho Mok
    • 1
  • Anthony Welch
    • 2
  1. 1.Comparative Education Policy Research UnitCity University of Hong KongHong Kong
  2. 2.University of SydneyAustralia

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