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Equity in Higher Education: A Global Perspective

 
Saeed Paivandi (Author) K.M. Joshi (Author)
Synopsis

Access, participation and exclusion from higher education for marginalized and disadvan¬taged sections of the population are an intricate socio-political as well as economic practice that has manifold explanations and outcomes. During the last three decades, the higher education has experienced expansion in both enrolments and institutions. The approaches and means of delivery have changed besides the diversification in provision. The role of the state and mar¬ket has also reformed. This characteristic has also altered the nature of equity in higher edu¬cation across the globe. The chapters of this book on different countries of Asia, Europe and Latin America examine access and describe the several spaces where cohorts of relevant age group are included, excluded, or are at threat of exclusion in higher education. The chapters also narrate the state of affairs in which despite numerous alike structure in the experience and outcomes of social exclusion across disenfranchised groups and regions, how some critical differences have led to different paths of struggles and policy formation to attain the objective of equity in higher education.

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About the authors

Saeed Paivandi

Saeed Paivandi (bron 1956) is currently working as a Professor in the University of Lorraine, Nancy, France. He is also Director of the Research Centre- LISEC (Interrgional Laboratory of Science of Education and Communication). Higher Education Reforms, Private Higher Education and International Economics. Dr. Saeed has 6 books and more than 37 articles ti his credit.

K.M. Joshi

K.M. Joshi (bron 1972) is currently working as a Professor in the Maharaja Krishnakumarsinhji Bhavanagar University, Bhavanagar, India. Prof.K.M. Joshi has been a visiting Professor at University of Toronto, Central European University, University of Philippines, Mykolas Romeris University of Lyon 2 and University of Paris 8. Higher Education Reforms, Private Higher Education and International Economics. Dr.K.M. Joshi has 5 edited books and more than 41 articles to his credit.

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Bibliographic information

Title Equity in Higher Education: A Global Perspective
Format Hardcover
Date published: 04.07.2016
Edition 1st. ed.
Publisher Studera Press
Language: English
isbn 9789385883064
length xiv+246p.,