Distance Education Technologies in ASIA

Distance Education Technologies in ASIA

In Asia, Distance Education (DE) is providing major solutions in the areas of education and training. DE methods that are standart in other parts of the world, however, have yet to demonstrate their full potential in Asia. Covering nine DE projects by 39 researchers from 13 countries, this book analyses the DE scenario in Asia, the successes, the failures and the reasons behind them.

Jon Baggaley is Professor of Educational Technology, Centre for Distance Education, Athabasca University, Alberta, Canada.

Tian Belawati is Rector, Universitas Terbuka (Indonesia Open University), Indonesia

Contributors: Sheeraz Ahmed, Amarsaikhan Dashtseren, Dilhari Attygalle, Jon Baggaley, Batpurev Batchuluun, Tian Belawati, Vu The Binh, Mark Bullen, Chen Hui Na, Chen Li, Chhoun Chanthan, Doung Vuth, A.P. Hardhono, K.P. Hewagamage, Sangay Jamtsho, Zeba Khan, Felix Librero, Naveed Malik, Sanjaya Mishra, Maria Ng Lee Hoon, Oyun Sanjaa, K.H.R.A. Peiris, Somphone Phanousith, Phonpasit Phissamay, Tanit Pusiri, Angelo Juan O. Ramos, Sonam Rinchen, V.K. Samaranayake, Nazir A. Sangi, Sunee Silphiphat, Tran Thi Tai, Jerome P. Trinona, Wang Nan, W.A.U.C. Weerakoon, Gihan N. Wikramanayake, P. Wimalaratne, Weiyuan Zhang

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