Dedication. Preface; Joseph Zajda. Acknowledgements. 1. Globalisation and its Impact on Education and Policy; Joseph Zajda. 2. Comparative Education in an Increasingly Globalised World; Lynn Davies. 3. Globalisation and its Malcontents: In Pursuit of the Promise of Education; Crain Soudien. 4. To Compare is Human: Comparison as a Research Methodology; David Wilson. 5. Globalisation and Marginalization in Higher Education; Adeela Arshad-Ayaz. 6. Globalisation of Education Policy: The World Bank's Policy Agenda and its Effects on Developing Countries; Letitia Williams. 7. Globalisation and the Challenges for Education in Greece; Petroula Siminou. 8. Globalisation and Organizational Trends of Chinese Higher Education: The Influence of Strategy and Structure at Ten Case Study Universities; James Jacob. 9. Globalisation, Intellectual Property and the Cultural Aspects of Collaboration: Comparisons between Mexico and the United States; Armando Alcantara, Margaret M. Clements. 10. The Global Importance of Local Language Contexts in Mathematics Teaching; Philip C Clarkson.11. Globalisation, States, Markets and Higher Education Reform: the Netherlands and England; Rosamunde F.J. Becker. Index.