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Rethinking higher education

Lange, Thomas

Rethinking higher education

by Lange, Thomas

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Published by IEA Education and Training Unit in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Higher -- Great Britain -- Finance,
  • Education, Higher -- Economic aspects -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementThomas Lange.
    SeriesStudies in education -- no.6.
    ContributionsInstitute of Economic Affairs. Education and Training Unit.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination59 p. :
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21746096M
    ISBN 100255364210
    OCLC/WorldCa41159066

    new global context for learning that has vital implications for education. Rethinking the purpose of education and the organization of learning has never been more urgent. This book is intended as a call for dialogue. It is inspired by a humanistic vision of education and File Size: 1MB.   The title of this book proclaims its ambitious intent. Its author, Jürgen Renn, director of the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin, is generally very successful in providing a thorough and informed analysis of how knowledge about the physical world has been developed, maintained and disseminated in different societies – through what he calls their knowledge economies.

      BOOK REVIEW: RETHINKING REFORM IN HIGHER EDUCATION: FROM ISLAMIZATION TO INTEGRATION OF KNOWLEDGE with author Professor Ziauddin Sardar [Centre for Postnormal Policy and Futures Studies, UK] and. description. Rethinking the University: Structure, Critique, Vocation is an attempt to escape the discursive ruts that characterize debates over higher education in the United explores three distinct perspectives inspired by Kojin Karatani’s ‘triad of concepts’ — instrumentalism, idealism, and community — which the author further develops trans-genealogically to open the.

    Indeed, in higher education, which is our focus here, well-crafted feedback can enhance learning in three significant ways: • by accelerating learning, i.e., speeding up what can be learned by the students concerned within a given period of time, and so enabling learning to take place more rapidly, or in greater depth or scope, than would Cited by: Rethinking assessment in higher education. Book this QAA document is mainly concerned with the assessment process rather than rethinking and reframing assessment practices as.


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