Higher Education Management Products

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

  • The Abandoned Mission of Higher Education

    The Case of California State University

    By Benjamin P. Bowser

    The debate about how higher education is failing to play a role in reducing inequality often centers on elite colleges, while ignoring the numerous public colleges and universities that educate the majority of our students. This book adds to the discussion by exploring an in-depth case study of the…

    Hardback – 2016-10-18 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2016-07-31
    Routledge
    World Yearbook of Education

  • Academic and Student Affairs in Collaboration

    Creating a Culture of Student Success

    Edited by Mitchell A. Levy, Bernard A. Polnariev

    Academic and Student Affairs in Collaboration provides a comprehensive and evidenced-based understanding of the partnerships necessary to achieve an institutional culture devoted to student success. Chapter authors explore how to design, implement, and assess collaborative efforts between student…

    Paperback – 2016-06-14
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of the Sociology of Higher Education

    Edited by James E. Cote, Andy Furlong

    This is the first handbook to cover the sociological approaches to higher education. It is timely because of global expansions of mass higher educational systems, especially as these systems come under scrutiny by a variety of stakeholders. Questions are being raised about the value of traditional…

    Hardback – 2016-06-02
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Universities and Global Human Development

    Theoretical and empirical insights for social change

    By Alejandra Boni, Melanie Walker

    This book makes the case for a critical turn in development thinking around universities and their contributions in making a more equal post-2015 world. It puts forward a normative approach based on human development and the capability approach, one which can gain a hearing from policy, scholarship…

    Hardback – 2016-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • A Guide to Leadership and Management in Higher Education

    Managing Across the Generations

    By Poppy Fitch, Brian Van Brunt

    A Guide to Leadership and Management in Higher Education shares an innovative approach to supervision, leadership, and management in the higher education workplace. Drawing from humanism and positive psychology, Fitch and Van Brunt weave together a compelling narrative for managing employees across…

    Paperback – 2016-04-07
    Routledge

  • The Mindfulness-Informed Educator

    Building Acceptance and Psychological Flexibility in Higher Education

    Edited by Jennifer Block-Lerner, LeeAnn Cardaciotto

    The Mindfulness-Informed Educator moves a growing body of evidence related to the efficacy of mindfulness- and acceptance-based approaches to the context of higher education, suggesting ways to foster psychological flexibility within and outside of the classroom. In the book, professionals across…

    Paperback – 2016-03-21
    Routledge

  • The Global Academic Rankings Game

    Changing Institutional Policy, Practice, and Academic Life

    Edited by Maria Yudkevich, Philip G. Altbach, Laura E. Rumbley

    The Global Academic Rankings Game provides a much-needed perspective on how countries and universities react to academic rankings. Based on a unified case methodology of eleven key countries and academic institutions, this comprehensive volume provides expert analysis on this emerging phenomenon at…

    Paperback – 2016-03-14
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2015-12-15
    Routledge India

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