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The Third Road Beyond Nationalism and Globalization? China’s Belt and Road Initiative and Its Implications for Higher Education

  • Yue KanEmail author
  • Bingna Xu
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Part of the International and Development Education book series (INTDE)

Abstract

The increasing uncertainty shaped up by the radical initiatives under the Donald Trump’s administration of the United States and the UK’s disintegrating of EU (Brexit), etc. brought about a hot debate on the role of nationalism in the current process of globalization and meanwhile, aroused a proliferation of anti-globalization sentiment, especially after the unprecedented global financial crisis. Within this context, this chapter elaborates how China’s Belt and Road Imitative (BRI) could be as a solution to mediate the conflicts between nationalism and globalization and suggests furthers some implications BRI has for higher education toward the future.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Zhejiang UniversityHangzhouChina

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