Higher Education Products

  • Sexual Assault Prevention on College Campuses

    By Matt J. Gray, Christina M. Hassija, Sarah E. Steinmetz

    Sexual assault continues to be a problem on college campuses despite greater attention to reducing rates of assault and an increased presence in the public discourse. Programming has been historically directed towards women by providing them with information about how to keep themselves safe rather…

    Hardback – 2016-09-06 
    Psychology Press
    Researching Social Psychology

  • Education Is Not an App

    The future of university teaching in the internet age

    By Jonathan A. Poritz, Jonathan Rees

    Whilst much has been written about the doors that technology can open for students, less has been said about its impact on teachers and professors. Although technology undoubtedly brings with it huge opportunities within higher education, there is also the fear that it will have a negative effect…

    Paperback – 2016-09-05 
    Economics in the Real World

  • Freedom to Learn

    The threat to student academic freedom and why it needs to be reclaimed

    By Bruce Macfarlane

    The freedom of students to learn at university is being eroded by a performative culture that fails to respect their rights to engage and develop as autonomous adults. Instead, students are being restricted in how they learn, when they learn and what they learn by the so-called student engagement…

    Paperback – 2016-08-29 
    Research into Higher Education

  • Developing Academics

    The essential higher education handbook

    By Shelda Debowski

    Academics work in a highly complex world where they are expected to operate effectively as teachers, researchers and leaders, and the skills they bring to their roles require ongoing development across a broad range of capabilities. Developing Academics establishes a clear set of guiding principles…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26 

  • Participatory Creativity

    Introducing Access and Equity to the Creative Classroom

    By Edward P. Clapp

    Participatory Creativity: Introducing Access and Equity to the Creative Classroom presents a systems-based approach to examining creativity in education that aims to make participating in invention and innovation accessible to all students. Moving beyond the gifted-versus-ungifted debate present in…

    Paperback – 2016-08-22 

  • Further Wellness Issues for Higher Education

    How to Promote Student Health During and After College

    Edited by David S. Anderson

    This essential resource addresses a range of student wellness issues confronting professionals in college and university settings. Building on Wellness Issues for Higher Education, this latest volume comprehensively covers key topics that not only contribute to students’ success in college, but…

    Paperback – 2016-08-22 

  • Creative Learning in Higher Education

    International Perspectives and Approaches

    Edited by Linda S. Watts, Patrick Blessinger

    This book provides higher education faculty and administrators a scholarly resource on the most salient aspects and emerging trends in creative learning in higher education today. International contributors explore ways to foster creativity in any student, regardless of academic discipline or…

    Paperback – 2016-08-12 

  • Academics Going Public

    How to Write and Speak Beyond Academe

    Edited by Marybeth Gasman

    Academics Going Public makes the case for academics to enter the public sphere and simultaneously gives them the tools to do so. This important book helps faculty members who want to become more active on a national scale and would like to move beyond publication in scholarly journals and books.…

    Paperback – 2016-08-08 

  • Encouraging Diversity in Higher Education

    Supporting student success

    By Katie Hughes

    Encouraging Diversity in Higher Education: Supporting Student Success provides an overview of the widening participation movement in Higher Education in the United Kingdom, United States, Australia and New Zealand. It argues that universities should revitalise their learning and teaching practices…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02 

  • Helping Skills for Working with College Students

    Applying Counseling Theory to Student Affairs Practice

    By Monica Galloway Burke, Jill Duba Sauerheber, Aaron W. Hughey, Karl Laves

    A primary role of student affairs professionals is to help college students dealing with developmental transitions and coping with emotional difficulties. Becoming an effective helping professional requires the complex integration of intrapersonal, interpersonal, and professional awareness, and…

    Paperback – 2016-07-25 

  • Student Learning and Development in Chinese Higher Education

    College students' experience in China

    By Yuhao Cen

    This book provides an essential source for higher education teachers and student affair professionals in China and around the globe, who seek to deepen their understanding of Chinese undergraduate students they work with so as to promote their learning and development. Drawn from interview data…

    Hardback – 2016-07-18 
    Education and Society in China

  • Place-Based Spaces for Networked Learning

    Edited by Lucila Carvalho, Peter Goodyear, Maarten de Laat

    With the boundaries of place softened and extended by digital communications technologies, learning in a networked society necessitates new distributions of activity across time, space, media, and people; and this development is no longer exclusive to formally designated spaces such as school…

    Paperback – 2016-07-15 

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