Perspectives in Transnational Higher Education

Editors: Jean Francois, Emmanuel, Avoseh, Mejai B. M., Griswold, Wendy (Eds.)

  • The book provides multiple perspectives on facets of regarding the philosophy, pedagogy, and mode of delivery related to transnational higher education
    The books offers new theoretical and conceptual frameworks that add to the literature on transnational higher education
    The book combines contents that will capture the interests of both scholars and practitioners

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About this book

This volume brought together scholars from various parts of the world to provide the readers with the latest research in transnational higher education and transcultural learning and teaching theories, as well as findings, best practices, and emerging trends. Practitioners will find best practice cases that they can cross-culturally adapt to develop, implement, and assess their own courses and programs. This book can serve as a good companion for faculty, administrators, and leaders in postsecondary institutions to plan, develop, implement, and evaluate programs and courses related to transnational higher education and learning. The book includes conceptual and theoretical frameworks that can inform studies to provide leaders and administrators in colleges and universities with research-based support to make decisions related to transnational education in a systemic way. Topics include, but are not limited to:
• Definitions of transnational higher education• Theories on transnational higher education• Delivery models• Transcultural learning• Critical pedagogy for transnational education and learning• Transcultural consciousness in transnational education• Inter-institutional/joint degree curriculum experiences• Issues and topics in transnational higher education requiring further research

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Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • What is Transnational Education?

    Francois, Emmanuel Jean

    Pages 3-22

  • ‘Gated Globalization’, Regionalism and Regional Trading Agreements

    Jules, Tavis D.

    Pages 23-37

  • Transnational Education and Internationalization of Education as Tools for Higher Education Transformation and Economic Development in Emerging Economies

    Malete, Leapetswe

    Pages 39-54

  • Critical Transnational Pedagogy

    Lowery, Charles L.

    Pages 55-72

  • A Global Perspective on Transnational Curriculum

    Walenberg-Lerner, Helena

    Pages 75-97

Buy this book

eBook $39.99
price for USA (gross)
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  • ISBN 978-94-6300-420-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Perspectives in Transnational Higher Education
Editors
  • Emmanuel Jean Francois
  • Mejai B. M. Avoseh
  • Wendy Griswold
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Sense Publishers
Copyright Holder
SensePublishers-Rotterdam, The Netherlands
eBook ISBN
978-94-6300-420-6
DOI
10.1007/978-94-6300-420-6
Edition Number
1
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