‘Back in the USSR’ or Convergence of Interests?

Russia’s Higher Education Export in the Post-Soviet Space Explained through the Soft Power Rationale

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Dr. Philip Altbach delivering the opening remarks at the RHEC on October 24, 2018
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Map 1. Lowest to highest number of Russian international branch campuses (IBCs) in the region
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Figure 1. Cumulative number of Russian IBCs established during 1992–2017
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Table 1. Three schools of thought in the Russian soft power domain (Tsygankov, 2006)
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Figure 2. Multi-layered colonialism (Chankseliani, 2017)
The slides from my presentation at the RHEC 2018 on October 25, 2018

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