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Understanding the international student experience

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Universities into the 21st century, Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, Hampshire U.K. ; New York, p.158 (2010)

Call Number:

Cubb LB2375 .M66 2010

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/8790955

Keywords:

Education, Foreign, Foreign--Social conditions, Higher--Social aspects, Student adjustment, Students

Abstract:

Contents: Culture in higher education -- Research on the international student experience : a cultural landscape -- Student voices, student lives : international students in context -- International student networks : a community of practice? -- International students and home students : worlds apart? -- Preparing for life in a global community? -- Concluding comments to the research -- Paths towards an international experience for all : the criticality of discourse, context and internationalization at home.; Summary: "Presenting the human face of internationalization, this discursive text examines the social learning experience of international students against the background of current cultures in Higher Education"--Provided by publisher.

Publication Language:

eng