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Pham, Ly Thi; Hayden, Martin – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2019
Vietnam's low level of research productivity is especially pronounced in the humanities and social sciences. Though previous research has suggested various possible explanations, to date there has been no detailed investigation of the topic. This investigation explored the publishing experiences of a selected sample group of 20 high-achieving and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Faculty, Teacher Researchers, Faculty Publishing
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Boyd, Wendy; Lembke, Cathy; Scott, Amanda – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2019
Australian teachers are required to teach students from diverse cultures, and preservice teachers are reported to feel culturally unprepared. The Australian Government's New Colombo Plan aims to increase pre-service teachers' cultural competency by providing funding for cultural and educational experiences in the Asian-Pacific region. This paper…
Descriptors: Instructional Effectiveness, Immersion Programs, Foreign Countries, Preservice Teachers
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Chachage, Kristeen; Walls, Jeff; Mwakalinga, Yesaya – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2019
School-based research and practice in international education has emphasized academic outcomes, to the exclusion of other important aspects of education, such as caring in schools. In this case study, we consider the role of caring in a successful Tanzanian primary school. The practice of caring promoted by the school's leadership, rooted in…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Caring, Educational Environment, Elementary Schools
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Ngo, Jenny; Meek, Lynn – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2019
This paper describes the current state of governance and reforms of Indonesia's higher education system. It seeks to identify the impact of and the constraints on the national higher education reform agenda with respect to institutional autonomy for public universities. Under the prevailing government regulations, 11 public universities have been…
Descriptors: College Administration, Governance, Educational Change, Foreign Countries
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Salmi, Jamil; Pham, Ly Thi – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2019
This paper provides a review of academic governance and leadership in Vietnam at both the national and institutional levels, focusing more on the public sector. It also provides an analysis of new policy developments aimed at achieving higher education reform. There have been significant changes over the last three decades regarding governance…
Descriptors: Governance, Educational Policy, Educational Change, Foreign Countries
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Atesok, Zeynep Ozde; Komsuoglu, Aysegul; Ozer, Yeser Yesim – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2019
This article underlines the challenges refugees experience in accessing higher education in both first-asylum and resettlement countries. It focuses specifically on Turkey's higher education system, and the policies and practices in place to respond to the educational requirements of Syrian refugees. Our analysis reveals that accommodating the…
Descriptors: Refugees, Land Settlement, Access to Education, Higher Education
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Tan, Clarene; Abdullah, Melissa Ng Lee Yen; Shuib, Munir – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2019
Throughout the last decade in Malaysia, participation of students with disabilities in higher education has seen minimal growth. This paper investigates the policies and practices regulating disability in Malaysia's higher education. Three aspects -- legislation, funding, and governance -- are analysed. To reveal the gaps in policy and practice,…
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Students with Disabilities, Educational Policy, Educational Practices
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Rotha, Ian – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2019
This paper compares the SAT and "juken." It does this at three levels of analysis: structure, function, and participant communications. While the prior two rely on publicly available information and established theories, the latter is based on the analysis of data collected from social media. The findings of this paper are that, while…
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Comparative Analysis, Social Media, College Entrance Examinations
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Tee, Meng Yew; Samuel, Moses; Nor, Norjoharuddeen Bin Mohd; Sathasivam, Renuka A/p V.; Hutkemri – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2018
This article reports the findings on classroom practice in Malaysia, as the nation attempts to transform the education system to better prepare children for the 21st Century. The goal of the study is to describe an overview of classroom practice in Malaysia, to provide essential empirical data to inform discussions in one of the most important…
Descriptors: Educational Quality, Foreign Countries, Classroom Techniques, Secondary School Teachers
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Maca, Mark – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2018
The 'overseas Filipino workers' (OFWs) are the largest source of US dollar income in the Philippines. These state-sponsored labour migrations have resulted in an exodus of workers and professionals that now amounts to approximately 10% of the entire country's population. From a temporary and seasonal employment strategy during the early American…
Descriptors: Income, Labor, Overseas Employment, History
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Wan, Chang Da; Sok, Say; Sirat, Morshidi; Un, Leang – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2018
Cambodia and Malaysia are two Southeast Asian countries at dissimilar levels of socio-economic development. Their higher education systems are also on different developmental paths with varying motivations driving their respective development and progress, but the governance of higher education across these two systems has one striking similarity.…
Descriptors: Governance, Higher Education, Foreign Countries, Neoliberalism
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Moxom, Nanludet; Hayden, Martin – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2018
This paper reports on an ethnographic exploration of the culture of institutional governance at one of the five public universities in Laos. Drawing on documentary materials, on-site observations made over an extended period, and semi-structured interviews conducted with 31 academic managers from across all management levels at the site…
Descriptors: Ethnography, Governance, State Universities, Administrator Attitudes
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Nowlan, Andrew; Wang, Ruolan – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2018
Applying a mixed-methods design, this study aims to generate knowledge regarding decreasing study abroad involvement amongst Japanese students. Based on data collected from a group of first-year Japanese university students, the authors propose six qualities of a predominantly willing, or self-selecting, group of study abroad participants,…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Study Abroad, College Freshmen, Second Language Learning
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Gam, Luong Thi Hong; Parry, Sharon; Hayden, Martin – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2018
Within Vietnam's higher education system, traditional norm-referenced approaches to student assessment continue to be widely adopted. Though the system is progressively being reformed with a view to achieving comparability with leading higher education systems globally, student assessment policies and practices have so far proven to be resistant…
Descriptors: Student Evaluation, Evaluation Methods, Comparative Education, Educational Policy
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Pilgrim, Marcia; Hornby, Garry; Inniss, Tara – Journal of International and Comparative Education, 2018
This article examines the implications of selective secondary school education in Barbados for the provision of an inclusive and equitable education system and highlights its impact on educational outcomes. The concepts of inclusion and equity in education are discussed and their importance in achieving the education goals of nations within the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Secondary Education, Equal Education, Access to Education
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