On the Horizon: Volume 9 Issue 1


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Academic Pilgrims: Faculty Mobility in the Virtual World

Sylvia G.M. van de Bunt‐Kokhuis

Explains that international mobility forms an integral part of the academic work of most faculty members. Considers some implications of faculty mobility in cyberspace and some of…

You Can’t Unscramble Eggs

Tom P. Abeles

Discusses changes that will affect the Academy in the new Millennium. Explores the impact of the Internet on many aspects of academic life, including scholarly communication and…

The Future of the Academy

F. David Peat

Presents a preliminary report of a meeting held in the village of Pari, Tusony in September 2000 of a group of scientists, economists, humanists and philosophers to debate the…

Closing the Paradigm Gap Separating Worker and Student Support

Arthur Harkins, George Kubik

Presents scenarios which illustrate the functionality of digitally distributed competence (DC). Explains that Performance Base Learning (PBL) is premised on the use of DC to…

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