Chapter 1: Introduction: the role of entrepreneurial universities in society
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Universities are increasingly referred to as being entrepreneurial due to their innovative and proactive education policies. The aim of this chapter is to discuss the role entrepreneurial universities play in society. This includes focusing on the nature of technology and knowledge transfer at universities. An overview of each chapter in the book is included in terms of its aims and objectives for entrepreneurial universities. This enables a good starting point for the discussion about entrepreneurial universities in this book.

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