Higher Education through Open and Distance Learning

Synopsis

This book explores in detail the options available to potential students wishing to study through distance methods, presenting a fascinating picture of a world's educational culture in transition. It includes reviews of higher education in a range of countries, a study of the impact of the new technologies, an examination of the trend towards lifelong learning, and the uses of distance education by developing economies.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Keith Harry
  • Hilary Perraton
  • Denis Blight
  • Dorothy Davis
  • Alan Olsen
  • Keith Harry
  • Hilary Perraton
  • Denis Blight
  • Dorothy Davis
  • Alan Olsen
  • Robin Mason
  • Patrick Guiton
  • Louise Moran
  • Brittmarie Myringer
  • Thomas Hülsmann
  • Tony Dodds
  • Evelyn Nonyongo
  • Jenny Glennie
  • Geoffrey Mmari
  • Ed Brandon
  • Fabio Chacón
  • Douglas Shale
  • Greville Rumble
  • Xingfu Ding
  • David Murphy
  • Yvonne Fung
  • Santosh Panda
  • Hung-Ju Chung
  • Andras Szücs
  • Janet Jenkins
  • Hans-Peter Baumeister
  • Corinne Hermant-De-Callataÿ
  • Bruce King
  • Claire Matthewson
  • Ruby Va’a
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1999