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A Silent Pogrom

Benjamin Nathans

in Beyond the Pale: The Jewish Encounter with Late Imperial Russia

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520208308
eISBN:
9780520931299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520208308.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter traces the genesis of the quotas and examines the way they fostered the emergence of separate Jewish student organizations as the “Jewish Question” insinuated itself into the academy. It ... More


Prologue

Charles Dorn

in For the Common Good: A New History of Higher Education in America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780801452345
eISBN:
9781501712616
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452345.003.0001
Subject:
Education, History of Education

This prologue provides an overview of American higher education. Over time, as Americans established colleges and universities across the nation, they stridently declared these institutions' ... More


‘Race’: the missing dimension in social policy higher education?

Bankole Cole, Gary Craig, and Nasreen Ali

in Social Policy Review 32: Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2020

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447341666
eISBN:
9781447355618
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447341666.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter discusses the key analysis and messages from the Social Policy Association (SPA) race audit, looking at the challenges facing the discipline. The report was tasked with looking at social ... More


Ethnicity and Civil Society: The Russian Legal Profession

Benjamin Nathans

in Beyond the Pale: The Jewish Encounter with Late Imperial Russia

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520208308
eISBN:
9780520931299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520208308.003.0010
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter explores the role of Jewish lawyers within the legal profession itself. It argues that as the best educated, best organized, and most Westernized profession, lawyers offer an important ... More


The commanding heights: The state and higher education in China

Rong Wang

in The Oxford Companion to the Economics of China

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199678204
eISBN:
9780191788635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199678204.003.0079
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter examines the dramatic expansion of China’s higher education system which has already attracted enormous attention worldwide. In particular, the chapter attempts to address a number of ... More


Toward Systemic Transformation in Education

Kenneth J. Gergen and Scherto R. Gill

in Beyond the Tyranny of Testing: Relational Evaluation in Education

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190872762
eISBN:
9780197529225
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190872762.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

In this conclusion, the authors consider steps toward systemic transformation in education. They offer proposals for relation-enriching actions in the classroom, the whole school, the community, ... More


Maison Française d'Oxford: A Hub of Academic Cooperation for the Humanities and Social Sciences in Oxford

Luc Borot

in Franco-British Academic Partnerships: The Next Chapter: The Next Chapter

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316630
eISBN:
9781846316777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316777.019
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter presents a brief historical survey of the Maison Française d'Oxford (MFO) and then discusses its guiding principles. It also examines a few case studies illustrating modes of cooperation ... More


The École Pratique des Hautes Études (EPHE), Paris: Research Collaboration Between Britain and France

Laurence Frabolot and Christophe Valia-Kollery

in Franco-British Academic Partnerships: The Next Chapter: The Next Chapter

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316630
eISBN:
9781846316777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316777.017
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter discusses the collaboration of the École Pratique des Hautes Études (EPHE) with British institutions. It begins by highlighting some of EPHE's specificities against the general ... More


French Linguistics Research and Teaching in UK and Irish HE Institutions

Wendy Ayres-Bennett, Kate Beeching, Pierre Larrivée, and Florence Myles

in French Studies in and for the Twenty-first Century

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316555
eISBN:
9781846316692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316692.014
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter discusses the research and teaching of French linguistics in UK higher education institutions. It covers the history of the French language; sociolinguistics; phonology and syntax; ... More


University College London and France: Teaching and Research Collaborations

Myriam Hunter-Henin and Mike Wilson

in Franco-British Academic Partnerships: The Next Chapter: The Next Chapter

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316630
eISBN:
9781846316777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316777.012
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter discusses the collaboration between France and the University College of London (UCL), which takes the shape of student exchange programmes, research projects, lectures and integrated ... More


An Area Studies Approach in European and Global Contexts: French Studies in Portsmouth

Emmanuel Godin and Tony Chafer

in French Studies in and for the Twenty-first Century

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316555
eISBN:
9781846316692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316692.018
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter discusses the development of a new type of language degree by the staff of the School of Languages and Area Studies (SLAS) at Portsmouth Polytechnic. In the 1970s, the traditional model ... More


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