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Global Voices in Higher Education

Edited by Susan Renes

University of Alaska Fairbanks

Traveling from Zimbabwe to New Zealand and on to Ghana and the United States, the voices of higher education are presented in a way only scholars from these regions can fully articulate and understand. The changing world of higher education challenges all of those involved in very unique ways. In Global Voices in Higher Education, scholars from 10 different countries share their work, describing not only their research but also the context in which their work exists. This book allows the reader to travel with these scholars to their colleges and universities and discover areas of concern in higher education from around the globe.

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Global Voices in Higher EducationEdited by Susan Renes

Published: June 7th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65226

ISBN: 978-953-51-3230-1

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3229-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4802-9

Copyright year: 2017

Books open for chapter submissions

14874 Total Chapter Downloads

8 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations


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1. Tectonic Plates: Leading and Advancing Technology Enhanced Learning

By Dominique Parrish and Joanne Joyce-McCoach


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2. Balancing the Focus of Quality Assurance Frameworks of Higher Education Institutions in Africa: A Ghanaian Context

By Francis Ansah, Patrick Swanzy and Hope Pius Nudzor


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3. Entrepreneurship Education within Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)

By Astri Ghina, Togar M. Simatupang and Aurik Gustomo


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4. Challenging Performativity in Higher Education: Promoting a Healthier Learning Culture

By Christine Deasy and Patricia Mannix‐McNamara


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5. A Community of Practice Around Online Labs in Iraq: Towards Effective Support for Academics and Higher Educational Systems in the MENA Region

By Razwan Mohmed Salah, Gustavo R. Alves, Shamil Kaddoury Talal, Clara Viegas and Pedro Guerreiro


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6. Integrating Research and Knowledge Exchange in the Science Undergraduate Curriculum: Embedding Employability Through Research-Involved Teaching

By Christopher Harvey, Emilia Bertolo and Lee Byrne


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7. Professional Development of Adult Learners through Open and Distance Learning

By Vimbi P. Mahlangu


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8. Factors Influencing Access to Higher Education in Turkey

By Tuncer Bülbül


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9. Collaborative Contagion: A Case Study in Curriculum Development, Distribution, and Adoption

By Ryan M. Yonk, James Harrigan and Neal Mason


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10. Student Voice: Embracing Student Activism as a Quality Improvement Tool in Higher Education

By Evelyn Chiyevo Garwe


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