The Sage Handbook of International Higher Education

The Sage Handbook of International Higher Education

By: Hans de Wit (editor), Tony Adams (editor), Darla K. Deardorff (editor), John D. Heyl (editor)Hardback

1 - 2 weeks availability

Description

International Education as we have known it has evolved from a fragmented approach on study abroad and international students into a strategic and comprehensive internationalization concept that affects all aspects of higher education. The SAGE Handbook of International Higher Education serves as a guide to internationalization of higher education and offers new strategies for its further development and expansion in the years to come. With a decidedly global approach, this groundbreaking volume brings together leading experts from around the world to illustrate the increasing importance of internationalization. It also encompasses the diversity and breadth of internationalization of higher education in all its thematic facets and regional impacts. The Handbook comprises five sections, covering key areas: internationalization of higher education in a conceptual and historic context; different thematic approaches to internationalization; internationalization of the curriculum, teaching, and learning process; intercultural competencies; the abroad dimension of internationalization and the mobility of students, scholars, institutions, and projects; and a concluding section on regional trends in international education and direction for the future of internationalization in the 21st century.

Create a review

About Author

Darla K. Deardorff is currently executive director of the Association of International Education Administrators, a national professional organization based at Duke University, where she is a research scholar in education and founder of ICC Global, a global network on intercultural competence research. In addition, she is an adjunct professor at North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, is a visiting faculty at Leeds Metropolitan University, United Kingdom, and is on faculty of the prestigious Summer Institute for Intercultural Communication in Portland, Oregon. She has received numerous invitations from around the world to speak on her research on intercultural competence and assessment and is a noted expert on these topics. With nearly twenty years of experience in the international education field, she has published widely on topics in international education, including as editor of The Sage Handbook of Intercultural Competence (Sage, 2009), along with several other books. She serves as a consultant and trainer for universities, corporations and non-profit organizations, and recently completed a project with UNESCO, which resulted in speaking invitations at the first UN-related World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Azerbaijan as well as another UN-related event in Qatar. She is an elected Member of the International Academy of Intercultural Research, as well as a member of an Expert Group on Internationalization through the International Association of Universities, and a member of an expert advisor group for the US Department of Education, among other advisory board memberships. Her research interests include intercultural competence, outcomes assessment, internationalization, and teacher education. She has lived and worked in Germany, Japan, and Switzerland. Hans de Wit is Professor (lector) of Internationalisation of Higher Education at the School of Economics and Management of the Hogeschool van Amsterdam, University of Applied Sciences, and as of 2012 also a professor of Internationalisation of Higher Education and Academic Director at the International Education Research Centre (IERC) of the Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC) in Milan. Since 2010, he is a visiting professor at the CAPRI, the Centre for Academic Practice and Research in Internationalisation of Leeds Metropolitan University, United Kingdom. In 2005-2006 He was a New Century Scholar of the Fulbright Program Higher Education in the 21st Century, and in 1995 and 2006 a visiting scholar in the USA and in 2002 in Australia. Hans de Wit is the Co-Editor of the Journal of Studies in International Education (Association for Studies in International Education/SAGE publishers). He has (co)written several other books and articles on international education and is actively involved in assessment and consultancy in international education, for organizations like the European Commission, UNESCO, World Bank, IMHE/OECD, and ESMU. His latest books are Hans de Wit (2011), Trends, Issues and Challenges in Internationalisation of Higher Education, CAREM HvA, and Hans de Wit (2009). (Ed.), Measuring Success in Internationalisation of Higher Education, EAIE Occasional Paper, Amsterdam. He is also co-editor of Quality and Internationalisation of Higher Education with Jane Knight, University of Toronto, OECD, 1999. Hans de Wit has been Director of the Office of Foreign Relations, Vice-President for International Affairs and Senior Advisor International at the Universiteit van Amsterdam, in the period 1986-2005, and director of international relations at Tilburg University in 1981-1985. He is also a founding member and past president of the European Association for International Education (EAIE). Currently he is, among other positions, Member of the Board of Trustees of World Education Services (New York), Member of the ESL TOEFL Board (as of 2011), and Member of the Consell Assessor de l'Institut Internacional de Postgrau de la Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. Dr. John D. Heyl is currently Vice President for Strategic Partnerships at CEA Global Education, an education abroad program provider based in Tempe, AZ. He has served as Senior International Officer (SIO) at three U.S. universities, including Illinois Wesleyan University (Bloomington, IL), University of Missouri-Columbia, and Old Dominion University (Norfolk, VA). He taught for 20 years on a wide range of subjects, including German history, world history, comparative revolutionary movements and international higher education leadership. Active in professional associations, Heyl served as president of the Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA) (2000-2001) and has presented papers and led workshops at NAFSA: Association of International Educators and the European Association for International Education (EAIE). He has consulted widely at US universities and has advised on global education initiatives at the middle and high school levels as well. He is the author of "The Senior International Officer (SIO) as Change Agent" (AIEA, 2007). Heyl has led or co-led numerous U.S. Department of Education Title VI and U.S. State Department grants for internationalizing the curriculum, faculty development and training high school teachers worldwide. He has also reviewed applications for funding from these agencies. Tony Adams (deceased), co-editor of the SAGE Handbook on Internationalization of Higher Education, commenced as a lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at RMIT in1978. Following five years as Head of Department of Business Computing at RMIT, he acted for a year as Dean of Business in 1990-91, being appointed to the position of Dean International Programs in 1992, a position he held until 1998. Tony was appointed a member of the Foundation Professoriate at RMIT in 1992. In 1998 he took up the position of Director International Programs at Macquarie University. In 2004, he was appointed as Pro Vice Chancellor International at Macquarie, a position he held until January 2007. During his time at Macquarie University, he developed an extensive quality network of partnerships which made this university an institution with active international mobility and exchange. In January 2007, Tony and his wife Pauline formed Tony Adams and Associates, international education consultants. Since then they have worked with universities in Australia, Mexico, the Netherlands and Italy as well as with US, British and Canadian organizations. Tony is widely published in the areas of educational computing and international education. Among the many publications he is (co)author of are three JSIE Published Papers: Adams, T, The Operation of Transnational Degree and Diploma Programs, The Australian Case, 1998; Walters, D., Adams, T., Global Reach Through a Strategic Operations Approach: An Australian Case Study, 2001; and Adams, T., The Development of International Education in Australia, 2007. In 2008 he became co-editor of the Journal of Studies in International Education. Tony was the founding and immediate Past President of the International Education Association of Australia (IEAA), Vice Chairman of the Board of the International Student Exchange Program (ISEP), special advisor to Universita Cattolica Del Sacre Cuore (UCSC), and special advisor to the Mexican Association of International Education (AMPEI). He was a regular trainer and presenter at workshops, sessions and seminars during the conferences of NAFSA, EAIE, AIEA and his own association IEAA. He was a member of a working group that is creating a new global Council of International Education Associations (CIEA).

Contents

Foreward Preface A. Contextual, Conceptual, and Historical Frameworks 1. Internationalization Within the Higher Education Context - Laura Rumbley, Philip Altbach and Liz Reisberg 2. Concepts, Rationales, and Interpretive Frameworks In the Internationalization of Higher Education - Jane Knight 3. The History of Internationalization of Higher Education - Hans de Wit & Gil Merkx 4. Comprehensive and Strategic Internationalization of U.S. Higher Education - John Hudzik and Michael Stohl 5. Europe's Bologna Process and Its Impact On Global Higher Education - Jeroen Huisman, Clifford Adelman, Chuo-Chun Hsieh, Farshid Shams & Stephen Wilkins 6. An Overview and Analysis of International Education Research, Training, and Resources - Hans de Wit and David Urias B. Strategic Dimensions in International Higher Education 7. Leadership in International Higher Education - John D. Heyl and Joseph Tullbane 8. Institutional Strategies and International Programs: Learning From Experiences of Change - Riall Nolan and Fiona Hunter 9. Collaborating on The Future: Strategic Partnerships and Linkages - Susan Buck Sutton, Everett Egginton and Raul Favella 10. Outcomes Assessment in The Internationalization of Higher Education - Darla Deardorff and Adinda van Gaalen 11. Employer Perspective on International Education - Martin Tillman 12. International Student Security - Simon Marginson 13. Legal, Health, and Safety Issues: Crisis Management in International Higher Education - Gary Rhodes & Roger Ludeman C. Internationalization At Home 14. The Internationalization of The Curriculum - Betsy Brewer & Betty Leask 15. Leveraging Technology and The International Classroom for Cross-Cultural Learning - Jane Edwards & Hanneke Teekens 16. Intercultural Competence: An Emerging Focus in International Higher Education - Darla Deardorff & Elspeth Jones 17. Globalism and Interculturalism: Where Global and Local Meet - Christa Olson & Jim Peacock D. Internationalization Abroad 18. Cross-Border Delivery of Higher Education: Projects, Programs, and Providers - Peter Burgess & Brett Berquist 19. International Joint, Double, and Consecutive Degrees: New Developments, Issues, and Challenges - Jane Knight & Jack Lee 20. Transnational Research and Development Partnerships in Higher Education: Global Perspectives - Peter Koehn & Milton Obamba 21. International Student and Scholar Mobility - Melissa Banks & Rajika Bhandari 22. International Student Recruitment in Australia and the U.S.: Approaches and Attitudes - Tony Adams, Mitch Leventhal & Stephen Connelly 23. Designer Immigrants? International Students and 'Two-Step' Migration - Lesleyanne Hawthorne E. The Future of International Higher Education 24. The Internationalization of Higher Education: Future Prospects - Madeleine F. Green, Francisco Marmolejo & Eva Egron-Polak 25. Bridges to the Future: The Global Landscape of International Higher Education - Darla K. Deardorff, Hans de Wit & John D. Heyl References About the Editors About the Contributing Authors

Product Details

  • publication date: 20/10/2012
  • ISBN13: 9781412999212
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 552
  • ID: 9781412999212
  • weight: 1270
  • ISBN10: 1412999219

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close