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Title Higher education and national development : universities and societies in transition / David Bridges ... [and others].

Published Abingdon, Oxon : N.Y., NY : Routledge, 2006.

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 UniM Giblin Eunson  306.432 HIGH    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 322 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I Universities, societies and transitions: setting the scene 11 -- 1 Comparing and transferring: visions, politics and universities / Robert Cowen 13 -- 2 Conceptions of the university and the demands of contemporary societies / Richard Smith 30 -- Part II Universities and transitions in conceptions of society 41 -- 3 Development of higher education for the knowledge society and the knowledge economy / Palmira Juceviciene, Rimantas Vaitkus 43 -- 4 Role of the university in the development of the learning society / Palmira Juceviciene 55 -- 5 Concept of the 'intelligent country' / Robertas Jucevicius 72 -- Part III Universities and economic development 85 -- 6 Concepts of development: the role of education / Flavio Comim 87 -- 7 Role of the university in regional economic development / David Bridges 103 -- 8 Regional universities in the Baltic Sea region: higher education and regional development / Kazimierz Musial 120 -- Part IV Universities and the demands of the economy 133 -- 9 Role of higher education in national innovation systems in Central and Eastern Europe / Slavo Radosevic, Monika Kriaucioniene 135 -- 10 Bridging knowledge and economy: technology transfer and higher education / Arunas Lukosevicius 161 -- 11 Changing requirements for business management and business education in the 'countries in transition': combining cultural and institutional perspectives / Giedrius Jucevicius 176 -- 12 Competence development for the knowledge-driven economy / Daiva Lepaite 190 -- 13 Concepts of a service university / Arild Tjeldvoll, Aukse Blazenaite 201 -- Part V Universities and social, civic and ethical demands 213 -- 14 Higher education as an agent of social innovation / Brigita Janiunaite, Dalija Gudaityte 215 -- 15 Role of the university in community development: responding to the challenges of globalization / Irena Leliugiene, Viktorija Barsauskiene 227 -- 16 Higher education and its contribution to public health: tackling health inequalities through health policy development in Lithuania / Vilius Grabauskas 237 -- 17 Spirituality and citizenship in higher education / Hanan A. Alexander 250 -- 18 Higher education, scientific research and social change / Sir Brian Heap 265 -- Part VI Universities, societies and transitions in perspective 279 -- 19 Audit and 'embrace' of quality in a higher education system under change / Barbara Zamorski 281 -- 20 Universities and societies: traditions, transitions and tensions / Terence McLaughlin 293.
Other author Bridges, David, 1941-
Subject Education, Higher.
Educational change.
Education -- Economic aspects.
Education -- Aims and objectives.
ISBN 0415331102 (hardback)