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The Fable of the International Provider

  • Richard G. Bagnall
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Part of the Lifelong Learning Book Series book series (LLLB, volume 1)

Abstract

Isabel is the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic Development at a new university, located in a regional but non-metropolitan centre. The institution had been formed in the 1980s through the amalgamation of the community and technical colleges, both of which served the largely rural- or tourism-oriented population in the region. University status was granted in recognition of the need for a university presence: the region being one of rapid population growth, principally because of its development as a tourist and holiday destination. Initially formed as a college of an established university, it had become an autonomous institution eight years ago.

Keywords

Cultural Construct Autonomous Institution Educational Provision Ethical Impact Cultural Hegemony 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard G. Bagnall
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  1. 1.Griffith UniversityBrisbaneAustralia

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