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Higher education and social change

Thompson, Kenneth W.

Higher education and social change

promising experiments in developing countries

by Thompson, Kenneth W.

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in

    Places:
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- Developing countries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKenneth W. Thompson, Barbara R. Fogel.
      SeriesPraeger special studies in international economics and development
      ContributionsFogel, Barbara R., joint author., Danner, Helen E., International Council for Educational Development.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC2605 .T45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4884641M
      ISBN 10027523150X
      LC Control Number76014474

      The Development of Higher Education and Social Change Teshome Wagaw Begun more than a decade ago while their author taught at the Ethiopian National University, this study examines the development of the institutions of higher education and the roles they played in transforming traditional Ethiopian society. “A definition of a term indicates its original meaning from the language the person reads, writes and speaks in daily life settings. However, an intellectual persons interpretation and perspective can modify its context so he or she can sound creative and compelling when he or she educates his or her audience by forming a connection with a particular vocabulary word scholars/ .

      In book: Researching Higher Education - International perspectives on theory, policy and practice. (pp) Chapter: Curriculum in higher education research. evolved into an application of the Social Change Model described in this Guidebook. The principal product from her project, An Application Guidebook for the Social Change Higher Education Research Institute-University of California, Los Angeles January, Size: 7MB.

      The primary goal of stakeholder commitment (or “change management” as it’s commonly referred to in consultant-speak) is to facilitate and sustain the enthusiastic acceptance and adoption of new strategies, technologies, and processes. But far too often, change management in higher education is given short shrift. The unfortunate result. Though education alone does not guarantee high status and higher positions to all people, yet without education an individual is unlikely to achieve social mobility. M.S. Gore () observed that acquiring technical expertise, occupying high adminis­trative office and learning a new profession are some of the avenues for the achievement of.


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