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Research into Higher Education: Co-published with the Society for Research into Higher Education

About the Series

This exciting new series aims to publish cutting edge research and discourse that reflects the rapidly changing world of higher education, examined in a global context. Encompassing topics of wide international relevance, the series includes every aspect of the international higher education research agenda, from strategic policy formulation and impact to pragmatic advice on best practice in the field.

For more information, or to express an interest in writing for the series, please contact Sarah Tuckwell, [email protected]

28 Series Titles

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Everything for Sale? The Marketisation of UK Higher Education

Everything for Sale? The Marketisation of UK Higher Education

1st Edition

Roger Brown, Helen Carasso
February 04, 2013

The marketisation of higher education is a growing worldwide trend. Increasingly, market steering is replacing or supplementing government steering. Tuition fees are being introduced or increased, usually at the expense of state grants to institutions. Grants for student support are being replaced ...

The University in Dissent Scholarship in the corporate university

The University in Dissent: Scholarship in the corporate university

1st Edition

Gary Rolfe
October 31, 2012

The rise of corporatism in the North American University was charted by Bill Readings in the mid nineteen-nineties in his book The University in Ruins. The intervening years have seen the corporate university grow and extend to the point where its evolution into a large business corporation is ...

Reconstructing Identities in Higher Education The rise of 'Third Space' professionals

Reconstructing Identities in Higher Education: The rise of 'Third Space' professionals

1st Edition

Celia Whitchurch
October 19, 2012

Reconstructing Identities in Higher Education: The Rise of Third Space Professionals draws on studies conducted in Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States to explore the roles and identities of a growing number of staff associated with broadly based institutional projects such as ...

Strategic Curriculum Change in Universities Global Trends

Strategic Curriculum Change in Universities: Global Trends

1st Edition

Paul Blackmore, Camille B. Kandiko
May 28, 2012

The curriculum is a live issue in universities across the world. Many stakeholders – governments, employers, professional and disciplinary groups and parents – express strong and often conflicting views about what higher education should achieve for its students. Many universities are reviewing ...

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