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Routledge Research in Higher Education


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Please send inquiries or proposals for this series to one of the following:

Emilie Coin: [email protected] – Editor, UK, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East

Alice Salt: [email protected] – Editor, North & South America

Vilija Stephens: [email protected] – Editor, Australia & New Zealand

Katie Peace: [email protected] – Publisher, Asia

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Experiences of Immigrant Professors Challenges, Cross-Cultural Differences, and Lessons for Success

Experiences of Immigrant Professors: Challenges, Cross-Cultural Differences, and Lessons for Success

1st Edition

By Charles B. Hutchison
May 18, 2017

Educational institutions all over the world continue to attract the services of foreign-born scholars. In addition to the culture shock that immigrants experience in unfamiliar countries, these scholars often undergo "pedagogical shock." Through autobiographical accounts of foreign-born professors ...

Globally Networked Teaching in the Humanities Theories and Practices

Globally Networked Teaching in the Humanities: Theories and Practices

1st Edition

Edited By Alexandra Schultheis Moore, Sunka Simon
May 18, 2017

As colleges and universities in North America increasingly identify "internationalization" as a key component of the institution’s mission and strategic plans, faculty and administrators are charged with finding innovative and cost-effective approaches to meet those goals. This volume provides an ...

Higher Education Access and Choice for Latino Students Critical Findings and Theoretical Perspectives

Higher Education Access and Choice for Latino Students: Critical Findings and Theoretical Perspectives

1st Edition

Edited By Patricia Perez, Miguel Ceja
May 18, 2017

Now the largest and fastest-growing ethnic population in the U.S., Latino students face many challenges and complexities when it comes to college choice and access. This edited volume provides much needed theoretical and empirical data on how the schooling experiences of Latino students shape their...

The Working Classes and Higher Education Inequality of Access, Opportunity and Outcome

The Working Classes and Higher Education: Inequality of Access, Opportunity and Outcome

1st Edition

Edited By Amy E. Stich, Carrie Freie
May 18, 2017

Within the broader context of the global knowledge economy, wherein the "college-for-all" discourse grows more and more pervasive and systems of higher education become increasingly stratified by social class, important and timely questions emerge regarding the future social location and mobility ...

University Access and Success Capabilities, diversity and social justice

University Access and Success: Capabilities, diversity and social justice

1st Edition

By Merridy Wilson-Strydom
March 29, 2017

The challenge of widening access and participation in higher education in a manner that ensures students are successful in their studies is a major issue globally and a significant research-focus within higher education studies and higher education policy. Similarly, the challenge of ...

Activity Theory, Authentic Learning and Emerging Technologies Towards a transformative higher education pedagogy

Activity Theory, Authentic Learning and Emerging Technologies: Towards a transformative higher education pedagogy

1st Edition

Edited By Vivienne Bozalek, Dick Ng’ambi, Denise Wood, Jan Herrington, Joanne Hardman, Alan Amory
January 19, 2017

Although emerging technologies are becoming popularised for teaching, learning and research, the relationship between their use and transformative effects on higher education remain largely unexplored. This edited collection seeks to fill this gap by providing a nuanced view, locating higher ...

Integrative Learning International research and practice

Integrative Learning: International research and practice

1st Edition

Edited By Daniel Blackshields, James Cronin, Bettie Higgs, Shane Kilcommins, Marian McCarthy, Anthony Ryan
December 05, 2016

Current teaching, learning and assessment practices can lead students to believe that courses within a programme are self-sufficient and separate. Integrative Learning explores this issue, and considers how intentional learning helps students become integrative thinkers who can see connections in ...

Academic Bildung in Net-based Higher Education Moving beyond learning

Academic Bildung in Net-based Higher Education: Moving beyond learning

1st Edition

Edited By Trine Fossland, Helle Mathiasen, Mariann Solberg
December 02, 2016

The explosive emergence of net-based learning in higher education brings with it new possibilities and constraints in teaching and learning environments.This edited collection considers how the concept of Academic Bildung - a term suggesting a personal educational process beyond actual educational ...

Refocusing the Self in Higher Education A Phenomenological Perspective

Refocusing the Self in Higher Education: A Phenomenological Perspective

1st Edition

By Glen Sherman
November 18, 2016

In higher education literature, theories of learning and development have largely been adapted from psychology to the exclusion of basic insights from philosophy. This volume addresses the gaps in higher education’s theoretical base created by this inattention to philosophy and reflects ...

Understanding HIV and STI Prevention for College Students

Understanding HIV and STI Prevention for College Students

1st Edition

Edited By Leo Wilton, Robert T. Palmer, Dina C. Maramba
November 18, 2016

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, young people aged 18 to 25 are at a significant risk for acquiring and transmitting HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) and other STIs (sexually transmitted infections). Primary developmental processes that place college students ...

From Vocational to Professional Education Educating for social welfare

From Vocational to Professional Education: Educating for social welfare

1st Edition

Edited By Jens-Christian Smeby, Molly Sutphen
November 03, 2016

One of the most important routes to employment within the social welfare sector worldwide is higher education, which equips students not only with the knowledge for employment, but with the tools to use and build on this knowledge. During the last few decades there has been an academic drift in ...

Transnational Education Crossing 'Asia' and 'the West' Adjusted desire, transformative mediocrity and neo-colonial disguise

Transnational Education Crossing 'Asia' and 'the West': Adjusted desire, transformative mediocrity and neo-colonial disguise

1st Edition

By Le-Ha Phan
October 10, 2016

In this book, Phan Le-Ha identifies and discusses four growing self-sustained/sustaining fundamental phenomena in transnational education (TNE), namely (1) the planned, evolving and transformative mediocrity behind the endorsement of English-medium education legitimized by the interactive Asia-the ...

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