Elena Strogetskaya 

Idea and mission of the modern university

2009. No. 4. P. 67–81 [issue contents]
Scrutinized is the structure of notions of the idea and mission of a university, analyzed is the crisis of the classical models of university in the context of the transition from the industrialism to the computerized era. Argued for is the necessity for a modern university for selfdetermination. Considered are the views of modern higher education researchers on the idea of university. The author introduces sociocultural reasons for the formulation of the mission of a modern university and provides arguments for the dependence of structural characteristics of a university on its mission.
Citation: Strogetskaya E. (2009) Ideya i missiya sovremennogo universiteta [Idea and mission of the modern university]. Voprosy obrazovaniya / Educational Studies Moscow, no4, pp. 67-81.