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E/Merging Across Africa: Five Papers On The Use Of Educational Technology In African Higher Education, Tony Carr Jul 2013

E/Merging Across Africa: Five Papers On The Use Of Educational Technology In African Higher Education, Tony Carr

The African Journal of Information Systems

This guest editorial comments on the rapidly changing environment for the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in African Higher Education Institutions (HEI), introduces the e/merge online conferences and gives a brief introduction to the papers in the special issue.


Global Learning And The Engaging Questions Of Globalization, Daniel Paracka Aug 2010

Global Learning And The Engaging Questions Of Globalization, Daniel Paracka

Journal of Global Initiatives: Policy, Pedagogy, Perspective

While universities can act as important mediators amidst the highly disruptive and contentious change processes of globalization, very few institutions are intentionally fulfilling such a mission. Moreover, there are significant ethnocentric and ideological barriers to overcome before intercultural understanding and cooperation may occur. Nonetheless, universities in the global age are increasingly called upon to help prepare students to better perceive, understand, interpret, translate, and negotiate complex interdependent global contexts. This article examines the significance of several common reactions to the challenges of globalization for teaching and learning in higher education. It also outlines primary areas of focus for global educators ...


Interdisciplinarity: A Catalyst For Faculty Engagement Win Internationalization, Lisa Kim Childress Aug 2010

Interdisciplinarity: A Catalyst For Faculty Engagement Win Internationalization, Lisa Kim Childress

Journal of Global Initiatives: Policy, Pedagogy, Perspective

Despite the benefits of international scholarship to higher education institutions, faculty engagement in internationalization remains a major challenge for many universities. This study sheds light on this problem by investigating the strategies used by two institutions to engage faculty in internationalization through interdisciplinarity. This study found that as interdisciplinarity emphasizes comparative approaches, it prompted faculty to advance the comprehensiveness of their scholarship through the integration of cross-cultural perspectives. Notably, this study presents a model to assist institutions in overcoming endogenous obstacles by providing three infrastructural components--time, place, and financial resources--for faculty to engage in interdisciplinary and international scholarship.


Volume 18, Number 01, G. William Hill Editor, Linda M. Noble Editor, Tom Pusateri Editor Oct 2006

Volume 18, Number 01, G. William Hill Editor, Linda M. Noble Editor, Tom Pusateri Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 17, Number 01, G. William Hill Editor, Linda M. Noble Editor Oct 2005

Volume 17, Number 01, G. William Hill Editor, Linda M. Noble Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 16, Number 02, G. William Hill Editor, Linda M. Noble Editor May 2005

Volume 16, Number 02, G. William Hill Editor, Linda M. Noble Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 16, Number 01, G. William Hill Editor, Linda M. Noble Editor Oct 2004

Volume 16, Number 01, G. William Hill Editor, Linda M. Noble Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 15, Number 01, G. William Hill Editor May 2003

Volume 15, Number 01, G. William Hill Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 14, Number 01, G. William Hill Editor Oct 2001

Volume 14, Number 01, G. William Hill Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 13, Number 02, Don Forrester Editor May 2000

Volume 13, Number 02, Don Forrester Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 13, Number 01, Don Forrester Editor Oct 1999

Volume 13, Number 01, Don Forrester Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 12, Number 02, Don Forrester Editor May 1999

Volume 12, Number 02, Don Forrester Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 12, Number 01, Don Forrester Editor Oct 1998

Volume 12, Number 01, Don Forrester Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 11, Number 02, Lana Wachniak Editor May 1998

Volume 11, Number 02, Lana Wachniak Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 11, Number 01, Lana Wachniak Editor Jan 1998

Volume 11, Number 01, Lana Wachniak Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 10, Number 02, Lana Wachniak Editor May 1997

Volume 10, Number 02, Lana Wachniak Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 10, Number 01, Lana Wachniak Editor Jan 1997

Volume 10, Number 01, Lana Wachniak Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 09, Number 02, Richard F. Welch Editor May 1996

Volume 09, Number 02, Richard F. Welch Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 09, Number 01, Richard F. Welch Editor Dec 1995

Volume 09, Number 01, Richard F. Welch Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 08, Number 03, Richard F. Welch Editor May 1995

Volume 08, Number 03, Richard F. Welch Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 08, Number 02, Richard F. Welch Editor Jan 1995

Volume 08, Number 02, Richard F. Welch Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 08, Number 01, Richard F. Welch Editor Oct 1994

Volume 08, Number 01, Richard F. Welch Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 07, Number 03, Richard F. Welch Editor May 1994

Volume 07, Number 03, Richard F. Welch Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 07, Number 02, Richard F. Welch Editor Feb 1994

Volume 07, Number 02, Richard F. Welch Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 07, Number 01, Don Forrester Editor Oct 1993

Volume 07, Number 01, Don Forrester Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 06, Number 03, Don Forrester Editor May 1993

Volume 06, Number 03, Don Forrester Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 06, Number 02, Don Forrester Editor Feb 1993

Volume 06, Number 02, Don Forrester Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 06, Number 01, Don Forrester Editor Oct 1992

Volume 06, Number 01, Don Forrester Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 05, Number 03, Don Forrester Editor Sep 1992

Volume 05, Number 03, Don Forrester Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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Volume 05, Number 02, Don Forrester Editor Apr 1992

Volume 05, Number 02, Don Forrester Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

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