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Higher education in the Caribbean : past, present and future directions

Author: Glenford D Howe
Publisher: Kingston, Jamaica : University of the West Indies Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Higher Education in the Caribbean assesses the role the University of the West Indies has played since its inception in providing tertiary education to the peoples of the Caribbean and evaluates the future of the institution as it enters the twenty-first century. The work is a significant contribution to the literature in this important area of Caribbean scholarship. The collection was written to mark the fiftieth  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Higher education in the Caribbean.
Kingston, Jamaica : University of the West Indies Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)606375279
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Glenford D Howe
ISBN: 9766400792 9789766400798
OCLC Number: 44624742
Description: xx, 372 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The historical development of higher education in the anglophone Caribbean / Alan G. Cobley --
Contrasting problems facing universities in the developed and developing worlds : the same difference / Rex Nettleford --
Higher education and Caribbean identity / Orville Kean --
Academic travails and a crisis-of-mission of the University of the West Indies' social sciences : from history and critique to anti-politics / Don D. Marshall --
The politics of Caribbean higher education / Bevis F. Peters --
Access to tertiary education in the Commonwealth Caribbean in the 1990s / Errol Miller --
Higher education and agricultural development in the Caribbean / Carlisle A. Pemberton, Sarojini Ragbir and Rita Pemberton --
A vision of transformational leadership for the University of the West Indies / Glenford D. Howe and Earle Newton --
Managing the academy : aspects of the law relating to University administration / Jeff Cumberbatch --
Changing a university : reconciling quantity with quality : the case of the University of the West Indies / Don Robotham --
Future directions for research in Caribbean higher education institutions / Roger Prichard --
The University of the West Indies press and academic and textbook publishing in the Caribbean : an oral history / Wenty Bowen --
From ideas to practice : the development of the University of the West Indies distance education policies and programmes / Glenford D. Howe --
Current issues in distance education in the English-speaking Caribbean : challenges and responses / Claudia Harvey --
Management information systems in universities : is the University of the West Indies on target / Gloria Barrett-Sobers.
Responsibility: edited by Glenford D. Howe.

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