Krishna Bista and Charlotte Foster. Global perspectives and local challenges surrounding international student mobility. IGI Global, December 2015. ISBN: 9781466697461. Pages: 354.
As one of the fastest growing trends in higher education, study abroad programs are having a critical impact on the educational landscape. While international study programs generate more revenue and promote campus diversity, there are several challenges that must be considered when integrating non-native students into native universities.Global Perspectives and Local Challenges Surrounding International Student Mobility
explores comparative research regarding the implementation of effective strategies needed when working with native and non-native individuals in educational settings. Offering perspectives from international student experiences, as well as views on current mobility trends, immigration policies, and challenges with cultural expectations, this publication will be a critical source for educators, policymakers, and university staff who interact with international students.