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Transformations of the State

Higher Education Policies in Central and Eastern Europe

Convergence towards a Common Model?

Authors: Dobbins, M.

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A political science perspective on higher education reform in Central and Eastern Europe. Examines the impact of historical institutions and transnational networking on institutions of higher education and assesses whether Poland, the Czech Republic, Bulgaria and Romania are converging towards a common model of market-based governance.

About the authors

MICHAEL DOBBINS Senior Researcher at the University of Konstanz, Germany. He is also a Lecturer and external collaborator with the Collaborative Research Centre 'Transformations of the State' at the University of Bremen, Germany. He has published many articles on higher education policy, European Union politics and post-communist issues.  His research interests are higher education policy, European Union politics, environmental politics and post-communist studies.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Dobbins, Michael

    Pages 1-12

  • Historical Developments and Current Challenges

    Dobbins, Michael

    Pages 13-29

  • Convergence in Higher Education Governance?

    Dobbins, Michael

    Pages 30-62

  • Higher Education Reform in the Czech Republic

    Dobbins, Michael

    Pages 63-89

  • Higher Education Reform in Romania

    Dobbins, Michael

    Pages 90-118

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Higher Education Policies in Central and Eastern Europe
Book Subtitle
Convergence towards a Common Model?
Authors
Series Title
Transformations of the State
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-29749-4
DOI
10.1057/9780230297494
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-29139-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-33199-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 233
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