Higher Education Products

  • Theorising Learning to Teach in Higher Education

    Edited by Brenda Leibowitz, Vivienne Bozalek, PETER KAHN

    Theorising Learning to Teach in Higher Education provides both lecturers embarking on a career in higher education, and established members of staff, with the capacity to improve their teaching. The process of learning to teach, and the associated field of professional academic development for…

    Paperback – 2016-11-07 
    Research into Higher Education

  • Policy Discourses in Malaysian Education

    A nation in the making

    Edited by Suseela Malakolunthu, Nagappan C. Rengasamy

    Since independence in 1957, Malaysia has become a globally-recognised industrial trading partner. With a 60% Muslim population, it also enjoys the reputation of being a moderate and peaceful nation. However, with just a short time left to realising its Vision 2020 of developed nationhood, the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • Critical Perspectives on Black Women and College Success

    Edited by Lori D. Patton, Natasha N. Croom

    In this comprehensive volume, research-based chapters examine the experiences that have shaped college life for Black undergraduate women, and invite readers to grapple with the current myths and definitions that are shaping the discourses surrounding them. Chapter authors ask valuable questions…

    Paperback – 2016-11-03 

  • Contemplative Approaches to Sustainability in Higher Education

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Marie Eaton, Holly Hughes, Jean MacGregor

    How do we foster in college students the cognitive complexity, ethical development, and personal resolve that is required for living in this "sustainability century?" Tackling these complex and highly interdependent problems requires nuanced interdisciplinary understandings, collective endeavors,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-03 

  • How to find success as a Criminal Justice faculty member

    Edited by Craig Hemmens

    Professional development is an issue of interest to all criminal justice faculty, from the newest Assistant Professor to the most senior Full Professor. The annual Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences conference has a number of panels and workshops that deal with the wide variety of issues that…

    Hardback – 2016-11-03 

  • Learning Analytics Explained

    By Niall Sclater

    The increasing use of educational technology is enabling the collection of massive amounts of data from a wide variety of sources about students and their online activities. Introduction to Learning Analytics draws from the fields of data mining, predictive modelling and business intelligence to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01 

  • Higher Education Law

    Policy and Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    By Klinton W. Alexander, Kern Alexander

    This fully revised and updated textbook weaves law into its historical, political, and sociological context, while providing clear explanation of the law as it applies to American colleges and universities. This text draws exclusively on federal and state cases emerging from campuses and includes…

    Paperback – 2016-10-25 

  • Researching Across Languages and Cultures

    A guide to doing research interculturally

    Edited by Anna Robinson-Pant, Alain Wolf

    We are working within an increasingly globalised knowledge economy, where researchers collaborate in cross-cultural teams, collect data in a variety of languages and share findings for international audiences who may be unfamiliar with the cultural context. Researching across Languages and Cultures…

    Paperback – 2016-10-24 

  • The Design of the University

    German, American, and “World Class”

    By Heinz-Dieter Meyer

    What is the reason for the American university’s global preeminence? How did the American university succeed where the development of the German university, from which it took so much, stalled? In this closely-argued book, Meyer suggests that the key to the American university’s success is its…

    Hardback – 2016-10-21 
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Globalised re/gendering of the academy and leadership

    Edited by Jill Blackmore, Marita Sanchez-Moreno, Naarah Sawers

    The significance of Higher Education to national knowledge-based economies has made the sector the object of government policies, international monitoring, and corporatization. This radical global restructuring of higher education is gendered in its processes, practices, and effects. Exploring how…

    Hardback – 2016-10-21 

  • Transnational Education Crossing ‘Asia’ and ‘the West’

    Adjusted desire, transformative mediocrity and neo-colonial disguise

    By Le-Ha Phan

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-10-20 
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Educational Leadership in Becoming

    On the potential of leadership in action

    By Nuraan Davids, Yusef Waghid

    Educational Leadership in Becoming reconsiders educational leadership in its current forms, and presents a more plausible form of educational leadership to contend with the complexities currently found in universities and schools. Much of the literature in vogue concerning educational leadership…

    Hardback – 2016-10-20 
    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

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