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International Education

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Study Abroad, Global Knowledge And The Epistemic Communities Of Higher Education, Rebecca Hovey Feb 2005

Study Abroad, Global Knowledge And The Epistemic Communities Of Higher Education, Rebecca Hovey

Rebecca Hovey

International education and study abroad change the boundaries of who is included in the community of US higher education as more and more colleges and universities incorporate mission statements with aspirations of global citizenship. I argue that this changing frame of the community, moral purpose and appreciation of different worldviews has profound and significant implications for the academic and professional disciplines that constitute the academy. The impact of study abroad can be – and perhaps with a new generation of scholars will be – an epistemological shift within the disciplines to include both new modes of knowledge acquisition as well as new ...


Whole World Study, J. L. Buschman, Rebecca Hovey, G. S. Khalsa, R M. De Brito Meyer, M. D. Monahan, J. A. Raducha Dec 2004

Whole World Study, J. L. Buschman, Rebecca Hovey, G. S. Khalsa, R M. De Brito Meyer, M. D. Monahan, J. A. Raducha

Rebecca Hovey

Study Abroad in nontraditional locations is a growing trend in international education. This chapter in the NAFSA guide covers academic, institutional and operational aspects of "whole world study".