Anke Hanft, Michaela Knust.- Executive Summary.- Ulrich Teichler, Anke Hanft.- Continuing Higher Education in a State of Flux: An International Comparison of the Role and Organisation of Continuing Higher Education.- Wolfgang Müskens, Anke Hanft.- Design of the international comparative study.- Anke Hanft, Michaela Knust.- Comparative overview of study results.- Peter Faulstich, Gernot Graeßner, Ursula Bade-Becker, Bianca Gorys.- Continuing Higher Education in Germany.- Olaf Zawacki-Richter, Alexandra Reith.- Continuing Higher Education in Finland.- Torsten Dunkel, Isabelle Le Mouillour.- Continuing Higher Education in France.- Brigitte Geldermann, Susanne Schade.- Continuing Higher Education in the United Kingdom.- Ada Pellert, Eva Cendon.- Continuing Higher Education in Austria.- Heinke Röbken.- Continuing Higher Education in the United States of America (USA) 301.- Michaela Knust, Anke Hanft.- Corporate universities and research associations as players in continuing higher education.- About the authors.
Unique survey of lifelong learning in six different countries
Shows best practices in different fields of higher education management, e.g. in quality assurance, recognition of prior learning, marketing, management of financial resources, learn settings etc.
Helps to understand why there are so many differences in the management of lifelong learning
Brings together the European discussion on lifelong learning from the points of view of each country study