Higher Education Management Products

  • Making Sense of Teaching in Difficult Times

    Edited by Penny Jane Burke, Suellen Shay

    Thinking about teaching in educational terms has become increasingly difficult because of the conceptions of higher education that predominate in both policy and public debate. Framing the benefits of higher education simply as an economic good poses particular difficulties for making educational…

    Hardback – 2016-01-08 

  • World Yearbook of Education 2008

    Geographies of Knowledge, Geometries of Power: Framing the Future of Higher Education

    Edited by Debbie Epstein, Rebecca Boden, Rosemary Deem, Fazal Rizvi, Susan Wright

    This volume examines higher education in globalized conditions through a focus on the spatial, historic and economic relations of power in which it is embedded. Distinct geometries of power are emerging as the knowledge production capability of universities is increasingly globalized. Changes in…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 
    World Yearbook of Education

  • India Higher Education Report 2015

    Edited by N. V. Varghese, Garima Malik

    The unprecedented expansion of higher education in India and the proliferation of providers in turn have posed enormous challenges to equity, quality and financing of the sector. The India Higher Education Report 2015 traces the evolution of higher education and discusses the key role of committees…

    Hardback – 2015-12-22 
    Routledge India

  • Culturally Responsive Leadership in Higher Education

    Promoting Access, Equity, and Improvement

    Edited by Lorri Santamaría, Andrés Santamaría

    Rapidly changing global demographics demand visionary, collaborative, and culturally appropriate leadership practices on university campuses. In the face of widening gaps in academic achievement and socio-economic roadblocks, Culturally Responsive Leadership in Higher Education offers a new vision…

    Paperback – 2015-11-26 

  • Guiding the American University

    Contemporary Challenges and Choices

    By Peter N. Stearns

    American higher education is under unprecedented pressure, beginning with the public funding and student debt crises and extending to inadequate performance in student retention and growing global competition. Respected educator and scholar Peter N. Stearns breaks down the underlying problems,…

    Paperback – 2015-10-19 

  • Academic Governance

    Disciplines and Policy

    By Jenny Lewis

    Academia is an important site for producing knowledge, which is crucial in driving economies and societies around the globe at the beginning of the 21st century. Yet surprisingly little is known about how contemporary universities are shaped by the formal and multiple demands they face from…

    Paperback – 2015-09-29
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Gender Equity in Science and Engineering

    Advancing Change in Higher Education

    By Diana Bilimoria, Xiangfen Liang

    Women faculty’s participation in academic science and engineering is critical for future US global competitiveness, yet their underrepresentation particularly in senior positions remains a widespread problem. To overcome persistent institutional resistance and barriers to change, the NSF ADVANCE…

    Paperback – 2015-09-03
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Governance of Higher Education

    Global Perspectives, Theories, and Practices

    By Ian Austin, Glen A. Jones

    Governance of Higher Education explores the work of traditional and contemporary higher education scholarship worldwide, providing readers with an understanding of the assumptions, historical traditions, and paradigms that have shaped the scholarship on governance. Bringing together the vast and…

    Paperback – 2015-08-27

  • The Experiences of Black and Minority Ethnic Academics

    A comparative study of the unequal academy

    By Kalwant Bhopal

    Recent research suggests that Black and minority ethnic (BME) academics remain underrepresented, particularly at senior levels in higher education, and tend to be concentrated in new, post-1992 universities. This book provides an original comparative study of BME academics in both the UK and the…

    Hardback – 2015-07-01
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • The Entrepreneurial University

    Context and Institutional Change

    Edited by Lene Foss, David v. Gibson

    Global recessions and structural economic shifts are motivating government and business leaders worldwide to increasingly look to "their" universities to stimulate regional development and to contribute to national competiveness. The challenge is clear and the question is pressing: How will…

    Hardback – 2015-05-26
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • A Critical Study of Thailand’s Higher Education Reforms

    The culture of borrowing

    By Rattana Lao

    This book offers a critical examination of contemporary higher education reforms in Thailand situated in the broader historical, socio-economic and political changes. Through a qualitative case study with three methods of inquiry, this book explores why different 'global education policies' such…

    Hardback – 2015-05-20
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • Democratizing Higher Education

    International Comparative Perspectives

    Edited by Patrick Blessinger, John P. Anchan

    Higher education systems around the world are undergoing fundamental change and reform due to external pressures—including internationalization of higher education, increased international competition for students, less reliance on public funding, and calls to create greater access opportunities…

    Paperback – 2015-03-17

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