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La Producción Intelectual En Las Universidades Privadas Venezolanas, Gus Gregorutti Dec 2008

La Producción Intelectual En Las Universidades Privadas Venezolanas, Gus Gregorutti

Gus Gregorutti

Over the last 30 years, throughout the Latin America region, there has been an increasing
number of private higher education institutions. This trend has brought both some
tensions with the existing and dominant models of tertiary education and, from the other
side, the new governmental demands to allow these new players to be fully recognized
in society. One of these requirements is research productivity as a defining feature for
higher education. Venezuela is not an exception. Governments are asking private
universities to produce knowledge in order to be accredited and recognized within the
national system of universities. However, many of ...