By Pawan Agarwal
This quantity, edited via Pawan Agarwal, brings jointly 34 seminal writings of Professor Altbach on universities and schools, wisdom creation and distribution, educational occupation, globalization and open-door regulations, educational publishing, campus politics and comparative reports on Indian and chinese language platforms. The articles supply a useful entry to a few of the concerns that experience profoundly formed India's better schooling process over the past 5 a long time. they offer a finished interpreting of the improvement of upper schooling in post-Independence India in an easy but gripping kind and verify Professor Altbach's enduring dedication to this area.
The e-book comprises in-depth reflective articles for every of its seven sections through famous specialists on greater schooling. It additionally gains an insightful interview with Professor Altbach that illuminates many important parts of upper schooling worldwide.
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