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Accountability in higher education : global perspectives on trust and power

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

International studies in higher education ; v. 5, Routledge, New York, p.270 (2011)

Call Number:

Cubb LB2806.22 .A2494 2011

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/8802231

Abstract:

Contents: Introduction and overview of the book / Bjørn Stensaker and Lee Harvey -- Accountability : understandings and challenges / Bjørn Stensaker and Lee Harvey -- Accountability in Australia : more power to government and market / Jeanette Baird -- Accountability in Africa : a disciplinary power in African higher education systems / Gerald Wangenge-Ouma and Patrício V. Langa -- Accountability in China : primitive attempts / Shuiyun Liu -- Accountability in Eastern Europe : becoming like everywhere else? / Paul Temple -- Accountability in Western Europe : shifting quality assurance paradigms / André Sursock -- Accountability in Latin America : focusing on quality assurance and funding mechanisms / Maria-José Lemaitre -- Accountability in the United States : sorting through an American muddle / Robert Zemsky -- Accountability and cross-border higher education : dynamics, trends and challenges / Robin Middlehurst -- Transnational accountability initiatives : the case of the EUA-audits / Alberto Amaral and Maria João Rosa -- Managerial and political strategies for handling accountability / William F. Massy -- Conclusions and reflections / Bjørn Stensaker and Lee Harvey.

Publication Language:

eng