Recent Trends and Developments in Education in the Republic of Korea

Feature Recent Trends and Developments in Education in the Republic of Korea by John C. Weidman (University of Pittsburgh) and Namgi Park (Kwangju National University of Education, South Korea) Higher Education in Korea: Tradition and Adaption, Edited by John C. Weidman and Namgi Park Price:…

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Education in the Republic of Korea

Education in the Republic of Korea Vital Facts and Figures Location: Southern portion of the Korean Peninsula bordering the Sea of Japan and the Yellow Sea Land area: 38,381 square miles Major cities and their population: Seoul (capital): 9,891,000 Busan: 3,664, 000 Daegu: 2,480,000; Incheon:…

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Education in China

VIEW UPCOMING WEBINAR ON THE EDUCATION OF CHINA by Robert Sedgwick, Editor WENR and Xiao Chen, WES Area Specialist The People’s Republic of China is the world’s most populous nation, with 1.2 billion people and more than 50 ethnic groups. About 80 percent live in…

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India: The Private Sector Emerges in Higher Education

by Sonja Bhan WES Group Manager VIEW UPCOMING WEBINARS ON POPULAR COUNTRY SYSTEMS OF EDUCATIONT he system of higher education in India is one of the largest in the world. In just four years, the number of universities rose from 178 in 1997 to 256…

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eWENR, March/April 1999: PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Admissions Officers Will Find Asian Guide Helpful by Roshelle Filart WES Senior Area Specialist BOOK REVIEW Asian Higher Education: An International Handbook and Reference Guide  Given the fact that higher education is said to have played such an important role in fueling the Asian miracle,…

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