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By Colina Mason,Felicity Rawlings-Sanaei

This quantity makes a particular and cutting edge contribution to the globalisation of upper schooling literature by means of highlighting the myriad advantages of educational migration. 16 educational migrants around the Asia-Pacific area contemplate their studies and knowledge received throughout geographical, cultural and disciplinary domain names. each presents an genuine account of the way during which their reports and insights have benefited their host associations and better their pedagogical perform. The groundbreaking quantity demands a shift in educational tradition – one within which educational migrants are revered for his or her cultural, social and highbrow assets, their improved interpretive skill and their skill to view the area via a number of lenses. Are those now not the features of educators which universities search of their efforts to internationalise their associations and strengthen of their scholars an knowing of world citizenship? the quantity forges new territory in articulating the connection among educational migrants, conceptual knowing and the development of knowledge.

The following topics are addressed during this e-book:

  • Migration of principles, Conceptual realizing and Pedagogical Enrichment
  • Indigenous Pedagogies and Bridging Worldviews
  • Changing educational Identities and Reshaping Pedagogies
  • Teaching perform and the tutorial Diaspora.

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