Higher education in Taiwan the Confucius-Dewey synthesis by Smith, Douglas C.

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Published by Pacific Cultural Foundation in [Taipei, Taiwan] .

Written in English

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  • Education, Higher -- Taiwan.

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Bibliography: p. 49.

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StatementDouglas C. Smith.
LC ClassificationsLA1138 .S54
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Paginationiv, 49 p. ;
Number of Pages49
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Open LibraryOL4450149M
LC Control Number79112420

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After a period of expansion and reform, Taiwan’s higher education enjoys a high level of participation and a reputation for quality in percentage of the population between ages 25 and 64 with a university or an advanced degree reached 45 percent insignificantly higher than the 36 percent average for OECD countries.

Taiwan follows the world trend of higher education globalization, redirecting the aim of education toward a more market-oriented one. Lessening government control and integrating social demand with market forces, Taiwanese education in the s has been influenced by globalization to Cited by: 1.

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Select your region and higher education institution. Beginning in the mids, higher education in Taiwan experienced a period of unprecedented expansion in response to global competition, domestic political elections, and rapid social change.

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Taiwan's education system features the following components: basic education; senior secondary education; and higher education. Basic education covers kindergartens, primary schools and junior high schools. Senior secondary education includes senior vocational schools and senior high schools.

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Children and youths aged 6 to 15 are required to receive nine years of compulsory education. By law, every pupil who completed his or her primary education must attend a Literal meaning: National Middle-school.

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