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Excellence achieving social relevance in higher education.

Excellence achieving social relevance in higher education.

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Published by Association of Indian Universities in New Delhi .
Written in English

  • India.,
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Higher -- Social aspects -- India,
    • Universities and colleges -- India -- Curricula

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesAnnual seminar series ;, 2, Annual seminar series (Association of Indian Universities) ;, 2.
      ContributionsAssociation of Indian Universities., National Seminar on "Excellence: Achieving Social Relevance in Higher Education" (1993 : Pondicherry University)
      LC ClassificationsLC191.8.I4 E93 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 141 p. ;
      Number of Pages141
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1251059M
      LC Control Number94900574

      The Role of Education Quality in Economic Growth. by Eric A. Hanushek and Ludger Wößmann. The importance of education is emphasized by society. However, the role of improved schooling, a central part of most development strategies, has become controversial because expansion of school attainment has not guaranteed improved economic conditions. Excellence Approach (see Fig. 1). It is based on the ESG (Standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance in the European Higher Education Area) developed by the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education and fundamental principles of EFQM (The European Foundation for Quality Management) Excellence Model. Here are references to material referenced elsewhere on the site. Jim Heckman and Paul LaFontaine, "The American High School Graduation Rate: Trend and Levels," Review of Economics and Statistics, May Jonah Rockoff, "Field Experiments in Class Size from the Early Twentieth Century," Journal of Economic Perspectives, Fall Derek Neal and Diane .

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