Education: Higher Education

  • Re-Imagining Christian Higher Education book cover

    Re-Imagining Christian Higher Education

    Edited by Laurie Schreiner

    Re-Imagining Christian Higher Education takes a fresh and critical look at the challenges facing Christian colleges and universities, and provides concrete recommendations for university leaders, faculty, and staff to implement in their daily work. Chapters in this volume address leadership and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-02 
    Routledge

  • Creating a Culturally Inclusive Campus: A Guide to Supporting International Students book cover

    Creating a Culturally Inclusive Campus

    A Guide to Supporting International Students

    By Barbara J. Hoekje, Scott G. Stevens

    Colleges and universities increasingly recruit international students yet may lack the systems to foster these students‘ academic success and identity as valued members of the campus community. Sharing case studies of students and examples of innovative initiatives, this book explores strategies…

    Paperback – 2017-12-29 
    Routledge

  • Educational Challenges at Minority Serving Institutions book cover

    Educational Challenges at Minority Serving Institutions

    Edited by Marybeth Gasman, Andrés Castro Samayoa, William Boland, Paola Esmieu

    Minority Serving Institutions are responsible for educating 20 percent of the nation’s college students and nearly 40 percent of the nation’s students of color. This growing group of institutions is essential to higher education and moving toward a more equitable society. This important book…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22 
    Routledge

  • Connecting Research and Practice for Educational Improvement: Ethical and Equitable Approaches book cover

    Connecting Research and Practice for Educational Improvement

    Ethical and Equitable Approaches

    By Bronwyn Bevan, William R. Penuel

    Connecting Research and Practice for Educational Improvement presents richly illustrated cases of how more collaborative relationships between researchers and educators can yield more relevant research that impacts practice. The cases are useful for anyone teaching or learning about…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18 
    Routledge

  • Higher Music Education in the Twenty-First Century book cover

    Higher Music Education in the Twenty-First Century

    Edited by Björn Heile, Eva Moreda Rodriguez, Jane Stanley

    In this book, the contributors reconsider the fundamentals of Music as a university discipline by engaging with the questions: What should university study of music consist of? Are there any aspects, repertoires, pieces, composers and musicians that we want all students to know about; Are there any…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • World Yearbook of Education 2018: Uneven Space-Times of Education: Historical Sociologies of Concepts, Methods and Practices book cover

    World Yearbook of Education 2018

    Uneven Space-Times of Education: Historical Sociologies of Concepts, Methods and Practices

    Edited by Julie McLeod, Terri Seddon, Noah W. Sobe

    This latest volume in the World Yearbook of Education Series considers changing space-times of education by asking how they become unevenly textured as our worlds globalise, horizons shift and familiar points of reference melt and are remade. Acknowledging the reach of economic and cultural change,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    World Yearbook of Education

  • The College Classroom Assessment Compendium: A Practical Guide to the College Instructor’s Daily Assessment Life book cover

    The College Classroom Assessment Compendium

    A Practical Guide to the College Instructor’s Daily Assessment Life

    By Jay Parkes, Dawn Zimmaro

    The College Classroom Assessment Compendium provides new and seasoned instructors with comprehensive strategies, perspectives, and solutions for the daily challenges and issues involved in student assessment. Composed of cross-referenced, research-based entries organized for effective and immediate…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Reading to Learn book cover

    Reading to Learn

    By Sheila Harri-Augstein, Michael Smith, Laurie Thomas

    Originally published in 1982. This book is concerned with the new kinds of demands on our reading ability made by the work we undertake for A-level, or in college, or at university, or indeed at work. It is not a speed reading book, or a reading skills book. Anyone with a lot of reading to get…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse: The Religious Creativity of Evangelical Student Writers book cover

    Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse

    The Religious Creativity of Evangelical Student Writers

    By Jeffrey M. Ringer

    Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse seeks to address the current gap in American public discourse between secular liberals and religiously committed citizens by focusing on the academic and public writing of millennial evangelical Christian students. Analysis of such writing reveals…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Mobile Learning and Higher Education: Challenges in Context book cover

    Mobile Learning and Higher Education

    Challenges in Context

    Edited by Helen Crompton, John Traxler

    Mobile Learning and Higher Education provides case studies of mobile learning in higher education settings to showcase how devices can transform learning at the undergraduate and graduate levels. With the rapid diffusion of networked technologies among the adult populations of many countries and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14 
    Routledge

  • Research-Creation in Music and the Arts: Towards a Collaborative Interdiscipline book cover

    Research-Creation in Music and the Arts

    Towards a Collaborative Interdiscipline

    By Sophie Stévance, Serge Lacasse

    Since the 1970s, the landscape of higher education and research has been considerably altered by the integration of the arts within the university environment. Even though a form of research is inherent to artistic creation, the creative process is not comparable to the established procedures…

    Hardback – 2017-12-13 
    Routledge
    SEMPRE Studies in The Psychology of Music

  • Neoliberalism, Gender and Education Work book cover

    Neoliberalism, Gender and Education Work

    Edited by Sarah A. Robert, Heidi Pitzer, Ana Luisa Muñoz García

    How does neoliberalism in the education field shape who teachers are and what they can be? What are the effects of neoliberal logic on students? How is gender at the core of what it means to teach and learn in neoliberal educational institutions? Neoliberalism, Gender and Education Work examines…

    Hardback – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge

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