JOSEF MESTENHAUSER, AN INTERNATIONAL LIFE AND MIND

Gayla Marty, Anne M. D’Angelo, Mary Katherine O’Brien

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Abstract

In the introduction to a volume containing the final manuscript of foundational scholar-practitioner of international education Josef A. Mestenhauser (1925-2015), the authors provide a biographical summary of his life and career beginning in Czechoslovakia and spanning decades at the University of Minnesota. They describe their focus on his intellectual contributions, his sustained interest in systems theory, and the continuing relevance of his work. They introduce the organization of the volume, which includes reflections by colleagues in Minnesota as well as scholars whose work demonstrates his continuing influence on international higher education, illuminating pathways for inquiry and future practice.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMestenhauser and the Possibilities of International Education
Subtitle of host publicationIlluminating Pathways for Inquiry and Future Practice
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Pages2-13
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)9781000608656
ISBN (Print)9780367708566
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2022

Bibliographical note

Publisher Copyright:
© 2023 selection and editorial matter, Anne M. D’Angelo, Mary Katherine O’Brien, and Gayla Marty.

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