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Turkish
p-ISSN 2146-796X
e-ISSN 2146-7978
Editors
Yunus Söylet,
Recep Öztürk,
Salih Murat Akkın,
Süphan Nasır
2017 Volume 7
 
 
Deomed Publishing
 
 
 
Editors' Suggestion
     
  The expansion of higher education in Turkey: The rationales behind this expansion and its challenges  
    Ebru Karataş Acer, Nezahat Güçlü / 2017;7(1):28-38  
   
  The purpose of this study is to analyze the expansion of higher education in Turkey and identify the rationales behind this expansion and the key problems faced during the course of this policy. By 2016, the number of universities has grown to 181 of which 111 are public and 63 are private (foundation) and 7 are vocational private universities. After 2006, the number of universities grew from 77 to 181 (131% increase) and the number of public universities grew from 53 to 111 (109% increase). It is necessary to identify the sociological, economic, ideological and political rationales behind this rapid expansion especially after 2006. Furthermore, with this rapid expansion, the Turkish higher education system is confronting with some key challenges and issues such as quality vs. quantity and diversity vs. homogeneity. So this study aims to shed lights on some key challenges and problems that have not been addressed sufficiently. Read More...  
 
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Editorial
  2017;7(1):iv

Dear Readers of Journal of Higher Education,

Yükseköğretim Dergisi / Journal of Higher Education, carrying on its journey through the achievement of its objectives in compliance with its goals on its third year of indexing by ESCI (Emerging Sources Citation Index), has begun its seventh volume with this issue. While we predominantly included original empirical researches, we also published literature reviews, case studies and book reviews. In our next issues, we plan to enrich our content with subjects such as management and policies in higher education, financing, manpower, educational qualifications, assessment and evaluation, distance learning, innovation/entrepreneurship, being a worldwide university, and ranking systems. For that purpose, we continue our efforts to prepare special issue(s) with a specific topic. Read More...
 
Book Reviews
     
Yükseköğretimin Fırtınalı Sularında
Üstün Ergüder, 2015

Naci Tolga Saruç / 2016;6(3):155-156
Hekimliğin Seyir Defteri
Faik Çelik, 2013

Recep Öztürk / 2016;6(2):104
Published book reviews in all issues
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