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Robinson, Sarah; Blenker, Per – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
Promoting entrepreneurialism, enterprise and entrepreneurial behaviour is a goal shared by many governments. European policy rhetoric strongly supports the promotion of entrepreneurial, creative and innovation skills in all disciplines and the cultivation of entrepreneurial mindsets. The transformation of society from an industrial society into a…
Descriptors: Entrepreneurship, Higher Education, Foreign Countries, Creativity
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Friberg, Torbjörn – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
Today anthropologists seem to be increasingly studying phenomena in their own societies. Many have a focus on policies in organizations and an interest in explicating cultural phenomena constituted by power and governance. Consequently, a recent interest has emerged in Michel Foucault's philosophy, especially as an inspiration for ethnographic…
Descriptors: Ethnography, Higher Education, Power Structure, Governance
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De Haan, Haijing – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
Public higher education institutions (PHEIs) have widely acknowledged a positive relationship between internationalization and their institutional competitive advantage enhancement. Although some concerns have been raised by practitioners and researchers about whether institutional competitive advantage can be enhanced given the current ways of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Higher Education, Public Education
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Ion, Georgeta; Iucu, Romita – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
The Lisbon strategy adopted in 2000 by the European Council considers knowledge to be the key element in ensuring future European Union economic growth and in promoting social cohesion. With this aim in mind, a solid base is needed so that knowledge can not only be produced and but also be used to good effect. For any undertaking based on the…
Descriptors: Educational Practices, Educational Research, Research Utilization, Teacher Attitudes
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Johnson, Mark S.; Tereshkovich, Pavel – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
This article explores various aspects of modern Belarusian national identity through an analysis of two connected case studies, the development of the flagship national university, Belarusian State University (BSU) in Minsk and of the European Humanities University (EHU), a private institution founded in Minsk in 1992 with international funding.…
Descriptors: International Education, Educational Change, Case Studies, Foreign Countries
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Froumin, Isak; Kouzminov, Yaroslav; Semyonov, Dmitry – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
This paper is devoted to changes in the structure of the higher education system in Russia, analysing both historical context and current institutional diversity. The review starts from the Soviet quasi-corporate system when the state combined demand-side and supply-side roles in higher education. The post-Soviet transformation brings new forces…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Diversity (Institutional), Higher Education, Educational Development
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Trowler, Vicki – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
This paper, written as a confessional tale, explores the dialectic between the perception of the researcher ("how the multiple positions HE researchers simultaneously occupy in the field influence the framing of the research") and the reception of the researcher ("how the playing out of the researcher's role within the specific…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Researchers, Role, Research Methodology
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Bugday Ince, Sehriban; Gounko, Tatiana – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
The implementation of quality assurance (QA) is one of the most challenging reform areas for Turkey due to the unique organization of its higher education system. This paper explores the development of QA systems in Turkish universities. Using a qualitative case study approach, the authors examine how Turkey accomplishes the goal of implementing…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Quality Assurance, Higher Education, Systems Analysis
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Beach, Dennis; Puaca, Goran – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
The past two decades of higher education research in Europe describe new managerial and neoliberal turns in governance policies that have brought shifts in the way institutions of higher education are defined and run, justify their existence and practices and recruit and educate students. The expansion of higher education is often lifted as a key…
Descriptors: Higher Education, School Choice, Foreign Countries, Change Agents
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Kolster, Renze – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
The number of international students and the number of countries hosting these students are growing. The level of internationalization has also become an indication of the prestige of higher education institutions. Therefore, it is becoming increasingly important for countries--an indeed the European higher education area as a whole--to be…
Descriptors: International Education, Foreign Students, Reputation, Higher Education
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Willis, Ian; Taylor, John – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
This study examines rationales for internationalization at a research intensive university in the UK. Internationalization is often described at a macro level without reaching down to explore the individual motivations that may support or constrain internationalization at a particular institution. The article argues that it is important to…
Descriptors: Research Universities, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Higher Education
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Benová, Kamila – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
This article deals with the PhD phase of tertiary higher education (in Slovakia), which is here considered as the specific phase of the academic career. It tries to answer the question: what is the PhD, in the context of research, theoretically and methodologically approached as a critical ethnography of higher education. It is focused on the…
Descriptors: Doctoral Degrees, Ethnography, Higher Education, Research
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Gallo, Maria L. – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
Philanthropy in Irish higher education has an interesting historical reference point, with the role Atlantic Philanthropies played in steering the agenda for philanthropy in higher education institutions. To investigate the question of philanthropic culture in Ireland, this research draws on policy documents and academic literature related to…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Private Financial Support, Case Studies, Educational History
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Bacevic, Jana – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
Recent analyses of education policy discourses in Europe and beyond note the rise of the discourse of "employability" as a new form of regulating the relationship between universities, markets and the state. Education and labour market relationships are also considered to be one of the main aspects of postsocialist transition. This…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Employment Potential, Higher Education, Discourse Analysis
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Oleksiyenko, Anatoly – European Journal of Higher Education, 2014
Mixed data analysis from 14 national research universities in Ukraine provides insights into the challenges faced by higher education reformers, as they push academic science to a higher position in the emerging knowledge economy, but are halted by deeply entrenched economic and political legacies. This paper examines competing forces that…
Descriptors: Socioeconomic Influences, Research Universities, Higher Education, Educational Change
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