Building a Higher Educational Sector: Volume Introduction

  • Rosalind Latiner RabyEmail author
  • Edward J. Valeau
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Part of the Springer International Handbooks of Education book series (SIHE)


This introduction introduces the thematic organization of the chapters included in the Vol. 1. These chapters are organized thematically to provide a foundation and context for understanding the sector of community colleges and global counterparts. Within each theme are examples of institutions in this sector from throughout the world.


Globalization Market commodity Mission Equity Class Race Gender Inequalities 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Department, Michael E. Eisner College of EducationCalifornia State UniversityNorthridgeUSA
  2. 2.California Colleges for International EducationChatsworthUSA
  3. 3.University of Phoenix, Southern California CampusCosta MesaUSA
  4. 4.Hartnell Community College DistrictSalinasUSA
  5. 5.The ELS GroupMontereyUSA

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