International Student Mobility and Opportunities for Growth in the Global Marketplace, 1st Edition

  • Krishna Bista
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  • ISBN-10: 1522534520
  • ISBN-13: 9781522534525
  • DDC: 378.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 325 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released November 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Today, millions of students cross geographic, cultural, and educational borders for their higher education. Trends of international student mobility are significant to universities, educators, business leaders, and governments to increase revenue and campus diversity in the global marketplace. As such, it is vital to examine recent trends in global student mobility around the world. This title is a critical scholarly resource that examines recent trends in global student mobility in Australia, Asia, North America, Latin America, Middle East, and Europe where the emerging trends and practices are prominent. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as internationalization, cultural identity, and student mobility, this book is geared towards educators, education administrators, education professionals, academicians, researchers, and students.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Educational Technologies and Instructional Design (AETID) Book Series.
Titles in This Series.
Other Frontmatter.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Understanding Cross-Border Mobility Issues.
1: International Student Mobility: Examining Trends and Tensions.
2: International Student Mobility: Theoretical Context and Empirical Evidence From Literature.
3: Islamophobia and Mobility of Kurdish Students From Northern Iraq.
4: International Student Mobility, Government Policies, and Neoliberal Globalization: Exploring Chinese Graduate Students’ Perspectives on Pursuing Higher Education in Canada.
5: From Brain Drain to Reverse Brain Drain: Implications for South Asia and the United States of America.
Building Cross-Cultural Competency and Global Perspectives.
6: The New Colombo Plan: Transforming Australian Higher Education’s Outward Mobility Programs?.
7: Open Minds: Study Abroad and Student Global Perspectives.
8: Dealing With Cross-Cultural Issues in Culturally Diverse Classrooms: The Case of Dutch Business Schools.
Translating Student Experiences: Opportunities, Challenges, and Transformations.
9: Dare to Hope: A Critical Examination of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse International Students - Graduate Students’ Experiences in the Southeastern United States.
10: The Bridge to America: A Passageway for International Graduate Students.
11: International Undergraduate Students Coping With Challenges at a Private Faith-Based University.
12: It Sharpens My Brain: International Teaching Assistants Develop Communicative Competence.
13: Comparing Academic Concerns of International and Domestic Students.
14: Career Counseling for International Students: Using the Framework of Social Cognitive Career Theory.
Recruiting Students Globally in the Competing Marketplace.
15: Analysis of Factors Influencing Chinese Undergraduate Students’ Choice of Foreign Postgraduate Education.
16: Interest and Intent in Pursuing Higher Education: Nepali Students’ Perceptions on Study Abroad Experiences.
17: Promoting U.S. Community Colleges in Sweden: From the Perspective of Swedish Education Agents.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.