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Private Prometheus : private higher education and development in the 21st century

Author: Philip G Altbach
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1999.
Series: Contributions to the study of education, no. 77.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A multifaceted and comparative analysis of private higher education, which considers both broad issues and specific case studies. It examines such topics as accreditation, funding, and the impact of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Kongress
Cross-cultural studies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Private Prometheus.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1999
(OCoLC)606285383
Online version:
Private Prometheus.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1999
(OCoLC)608061610
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip G Altbach
ISBN: 0313312486 9780313312489
OCLC Number: 41431613
Description: viii, 237 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Comparative perspectives on private higher education / Philip G. Altbach --
When private higher education does not bring organizational diversity / Daniel C. Levy --
Will the invisible hand fix private higher education? / Claudio de Moura Castro and Juan Carlos Navarro --
Accreditation of higher education in Chile and Latin America / Luis Eduardo González --
Private higher education in Mexico : growth and differentiation / Rollin Kent and Rosalba Ramírez --
Private higher education in the Philippines : private domination in a developing country / Andrew Gonzalez --
Emerging trends and evolving public policies in India / Jandhyala B.G. Tilak --
Corporatization, privatization, and internationalization of higher education in Malaysia / Molly N.N. Lee --
Private higher education in Hungary : the market influences the diversity / Judit Nagy-Darvas and Peter Darvas --
In search of the missing link between education and development / Xabier Gorostiaga.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of education, no. 77.
Responsibility: edited by Philip G. Altbach.

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