Iran, Higher Education in

The contemporary history of higher education in Iran represents a unique case of rapid expansion, democratization, social and political contribution, quest for academic freedom, and a counterexample to the stereotypic confrontation of religion with education of women and scientific development. This entry discusses the history of higher education in Iran and its enrollment patterns and governance structure. It then looks at academic research and student activism in Iran.

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Work Title Iran, Higher Education in
Subtitle A Brief History and Description of the Higher Education System of Iran
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Creators
  1. Yahya Shamekhi
Keyword
  1. Higher Education
  2. University
  3. Iran
License All rights reserved
Work Type Part Of Book
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  1. SAGE Publications
Publication Date June 2020
Subject
  1. Education, higher
Language
  1. English
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Deposited June 22, 2020

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