Book | 2016

Experiences in Liberal Arts and Science Education from America, Europe, and Asia: A Dialogue Across Continents

by William C. Kirby and Marijk C. van der Wende

Abstract

This book highlights the experiences of international leaders in liberal arts and science education from around the world as they discuss regional trends and models, with a specific focus on developments in and cooperation with China. Focusing on why this model responds to the twenty-first century requirements for excellence and relevance in undergraduate education, contributors examine if it can be implemented in different contexts and across academic cultures, structures, and traditions.

Keywords: International and Comparative Education; Educational Policy and Politics; Science Education; Arts; Global Range; Education; Science;

Citation:

Kirby, William C. and Marijk C. van der Wende, eds. Experiences in Liberal Arts and Science Education from America, Europe, and Asia: A Dialogue Across Continents. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.