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Higher Education in a Globalising World: Community Engagement and Lifelong Learning

Peter Mayo


In this broad sweep, Mayo explores dominant European discourses of Higher education, in the contexts of different globalisations and Neoliberalism, and examines its extension to a specific region. It explores alternatives in thinking and practice including those at the grassroots, also providing a situationally-grounded project of university-community engagement. Signposts for further directions for Higher Education LLL, with a social justice purpose, are provided.

Keywords: Community, Engagement, Higher Education, Lifelong Education/Learning, Semana Santa, Relations, Authentic Dialogue, Popular imagination, Praxis, Public Intellectual

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9781526140920
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: January 2020 DOI:10.7765/9781526140937


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Peter Mayo, author
University of Malta