Competencies, Higher Education and Career in Japan and the Netherlands by J. Allen
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Competencies, Higher Education and Career in Japan and the Netherlands
By J. Allen

Competencies, Higher Education and Career in Japan and the Netherlands

1st ed. Softcover of orig. ed. 2007

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Competencies, Higher Education and Career in Japan and the Netherlands by J. Allen

Book Description

This book investigates how social and cultural factors affect the education, training and career development of graduates of higher education in Japan and the Netherlands. The aim of this book is to explore how Dutch and Japanese graduates choose and develop their careers in reference to the above-mentioned challenges. It is based on a unique data set consisting of surveys held among graduates three and eight years after leaving higher education.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9789048175147
ISBN-10: 9048175143
Classification: Higher & further education, tertiary education , Sociology: work & labour
Format: Paperback (234mm x 156mm x 14mm)
Pages: 270
Imprint: Springer
Publisher: Springer
Publish Date: 25-Nov-2010
Country of Publication: Netherlands

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