Education: Higher Education

  • Transnational and Transcultural Positionality in Globalised Higher Education book cover

    Transnational and Transcultural Positionality in Globalised Higher Education

    Edited by Catherine Montgomery

    Transnational higher education (TNHE), where students study on a ‘foreign’ degree programme whilst remaining in their home country, has seen exponential development over the last decade. In addition to the increase in students engaged in TNHE across the globe, the involvement of university teachers…

    Paperback – 2017-11-05 

  • College Students' Sense of Belonging: A Key to Educational Success for All Students book cover

    College Students' Sense of Belonging

    A Key to Educational Success for All Students, 2nd Edition

    By Terrell L. Strayhorn

    Belonging is a crucial part of the college experience. It can affect a student’s degree of academic achievement, or even whether they stay in school. Although much is known about the causes and impact of sense of belonging in students, little is known about how belonging differs based on students’…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 

  • Understanding Community Colleges book cover

    Understanding Community Colleges

    2nd Edition

    Edited by John S. Levin, Susan T. Kater

    Understanding Community Colleges provides a comprehensive review of the community college landscape—management and governance, finance, student demographics and development, teaching and learning, policy, faculty, and workforce development—and bridges the gap between research and practice. This…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    Core Concepts in Higher Education

  • Diversity in Black Greek Letter Organizations: Breaking the Line book cover

    Diversity in Black Greek Letter Organizations

    Breaking the Line

    By Wendy Marie Laybourn, Devon Goss

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 

  • Understanding Mass Higher Education: Comparative Perspectives on Access book cover

    Understanding Mass Higher Education

    Comparative Perspectives on Access

    Edited by David Palfreyman, Ted Tapper

    In recent years most western democracies have experienced a shift from elite to mass higher education, with the United States leading the way. This text compares the experience of this very important social change within different nation states. Whilst recognising the critical global economic…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 

  • Minority Student Retention: The Best of the

    Minority Student Retention

    The Best of the "Journal of College Student Retention: Research, Theory & Practice"

    By Alan Seidman

    Student retention continues to be a vexing problem for all colleges and universities. In spite of the money spent on creating programs and services to help retain students until they achieve their academic and personal goals, and graduate, the figures have not improved over time. This is…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 

  • The Ecological University: A Feasible Utopia book cover

    The Ecological University

    A Feasible Utopia

    By Ronald Barnett

    Universities continue to expand bringing considerable debate about their purposes and relationship to the world.  In The Ecological University, Ronald Barnett argues that universities fall short of their potential and responsibilities in an ever changing and challenging environment. This book…

    Paperback – 2017-10-30 

  • Crisis in Higher Education: A Customer-Focused, Resource Management Resolution book cover

    Crisis in Higher Education

    A Customer-Focused, Resource Management Resolution

    By Mark A. Vonderembse

    While many students, parents, educators, and organizations who hire their graduates hold US universities in high regard, the cost of higher education has risen much faster than the rate of inflation. High costs, in turn, have severely limited access to higher education for large portions of the US…

    Hardback – 2017-10-26 
    CRC Press
    Resource Management

  • Understanding and Preventing Faculty-on-Faculty Bullying: A Psycho-Social-Organizational Approach book cover

    Understanding and Preventing Faculty-on-Faculty Bullying

    A Psycho-Social-Organizational Approach

    By Darla J. Twale

    Understanding and Preventing Faculty-on-Faculty Bullying provides a comprehensive understanding of workplace harassment, aggression, violence, bullying, and incivility in academia. Using a psychological, sociological, and organizational approach, this book explores the issue from the perspective of…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26 

  • Privatisation, Education and Social Justice book cover

    Privatisation, Education and Social Justice

    Edited by Geoffrey Walford

    Privatisation in and of education is a process that takes many different forms, and is deeply controversial. While the shift in who pays is certainly an important dimension of privatisation, there have also been changes in the management, provision, and delivery of schooling. In most of the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-24 

  • Research Methods in Education book cover

    Research Methods in Education

    8th Edition

    By Louis Cohen, Lawrence Manion, Keith Morrison

    This thoroughly updated eighth edition of the long-running bestseller Research Methods in Education covers the whole range of methods employed by educational research at all stages. Its five main parts cover: the context of educational research; research design; methodologies for educational…

    Paperback – 2017-10-20 

  • The College Counselor’s Guide to Group Psychotherapy book cover

    The College Counselor’s Guide to Group Psychotherapy

    By Michele D. Ribeiro, Joshua M. Gross, Marcee M. Turner

    Group psychotherapy in college counseling centers continues to thrive as a popular approach to working with college students, and yet there continues to be a lack of up-to-date, comprehensive resources for group psychotherapists working with this unique population. The College Counselor’s Guide to…

    Paperback – 2017-10-19 

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