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A limited engagement

2008

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The total number of returnees to Canada in 2006 was 2,996 (table 1), which suggests that the CSCSE had the addresses of most returnees from Canada. [...] The study also relies on a web-based survey of mainland academics holding academic posts in Canada which assessed the level of interaction between mainland academics who remain in Canada and their colleagues on the mainland. [...] Context of the Study As the context of overseas study from China shifts, so does the type of people who are returning to China. [...] But our definition, and the way in which we count the total number of interactions, is based on the empirical definition used in the survey. [...] Canada is the only country in the figure where the percentage of supporters continues to increase as the feelings get very positive.

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china higher education education school science and technology japan canada labour students university survey chinese students college further education society phd survey methodology degree academic degree academia doctor of philosophy students, foreign chinese-canadian studying abroad mainland chinese reverse brain drain returned students

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