Laura W. Perna
Higher Education Internationalization in the Context of Ongoing Economic-political Transtitions
Keywords: higher education, international education, comparative education, universities, educational quality, faculty mobility, student mobility
In this introductory essay to the special issue, we discuss the importance of regional and national contexts for understanding internationalization of higher education and provide contextual information about the cluster of former Soviet and Eastern bloc nations. Drawing from findings from the three studies included in the special issue, we also identify themes that may characterize the internationalization of higher education in former Soviet and Eastern bloc nations. We conclude the essay by discussing the value of comparative research on internationalization of higher education and identifying directions for future research.
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