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Title The universities' responsibilities to society : international perspectives / edited by Guy Neave.

Published New York : Pergamon, published for the IAU Press, 2000.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  306.432 UNIV    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xvi, 289 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Issues in higher education.
Issues in higher education (Oxford, England)
Notes "The Fourth Mid Term Conference of Heads of Universities was hosted by Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand, and took place between November 12th and 14th 1997"--Foreword.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 1. University and Society: Responsibilities, Contracts, Partnerships / Georges Haddad 29 -- 2. Priorities for a Dynamic University System: Thailand / Sippanondha Ketudat 37 -- 3. Towards a Worldwide Plan of Action for the Reform of Higher Education / Marco Antonio R. Dias 51 -- 4. Theme 1: University and Development: Anticipating Change / Brenda M. Gourley, Pierre Calame 63 -- Workshop 1.1 University, Industry and Technological Development / Toshio Nakamura 81 -- Workshop 1.2 Universities and Social Development: Partners and Stakeholders / Edgar Elbaz, Varsen Aghabekian Shahin 89 -- Workshop 1.3 Universities as Actors in Sustainable Development / Carl Einer Stalvant, Jelili Adebisi Omotola 105 -- Workshop 1.4 Universities and Graduate Employment / Mary-Louise Kearney 127 -- 5. Theme 2: Universities and the International Knowledge Enterprise / Witchit Srisa-an 141 -- Workshop 2.1 Universities and the Information Society / Venancio Massingue, Ed J. Simons 153 -- Workshop 2.2 Internationalization of Higher Education and Diversity / Louise Dandurand 167 -- Workshop 2.3 Universities, Social Transformations and Access to Knowledge / Lucy Smith, Valentin Dmitrievich Batukhtin 177 -- 6. Theme 3: Academic Freedom and University Autonomy: Prerequisites for the University Meeting its Responsibilities / Walter Kamba, Klaus D. Wolff 191 -- Workshop 3.1 University Autonomy and External Dependencies / Stuart Hamilton, Georges Thill 209 -- Workshop 3.2 Academic Freedom and Contract Activities / Robert Harris 227 -- Workshop 3.3 Accountability, Quality Assurance and Autonomy / S.M. Saifuddin, Brady J. Deaton 235 -- Workshop 3.4 Academic Freedom: Ethical Implications and Civic Responsibilities / Wan A. Manan 253 -- 7. Conclusion: Proposal for an International Declaration on Academic Freedom and University Autonomy / Justin Thorens 271.
Other author Neave, Guy R.
International Association of Universities.
Mid Term Conference of Heads of Universities (4th :, : 1997 : Chulalongkorn University)
Subject Education, Higher -- Social aspects -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.
Higher education and state -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.
University autonomy -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.
ISBN 0080435696