Study of Higher Education Products

  • Education for Sustainable Development

    What was achieved in the DESD?

    Edited by Roger Firth, Maggie Smith

    To integrate the principles, values, and practices of sustainable development into all aspects of education and learning was the overarching goal of the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (2005-2014). This, it was believed, would ‘save the planet’, encouraging behaviour changes to…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 

  • Higher Education and the Student

    From Welfare State to Neoliberalism

    By Robert Troschitz

    As one of the pioneers and leading advocates of neoliberalism, Britain, and in particular England, has radically transformed its higher education system in recent decades. What was once a public good has turned into a market in which universities are required to perform like businesses, with…

    Hardback – 2017-05-09 
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Beyond McDonaldization

    Visions of Higher Education

    Edited by Dennis Hayes

    Beyond McDonaldization provides new concepts of higher education for the twenty-first century in a unique manner, challenging much that is written in mainstream texts. This book undertakes a reassessment of the growth of McDonaldization in higher education by exploring how the application of Ritzer…

    Paperback – 2017-04-19 

  • Intercultural Competence in Higher Education

    International Approaches, Assessment and Application

    Edited by Darla K. Deardorff, Lily A. Arasaratnam-Smith

    Intercultural Competence in International Higher Education features the work of scholars and international education practitioners in understanding the learning outcomes of internationalization, moving beyond rhetoric to concrete practice around the world. Devoted exclusively to exploring the…

    Paperback – 2017-04-18 
    Internationalization in Higher Education Series

  • The Evolution of Liberal Arts in the Global Age

    Edited by Peter Marber, Daniel Araya

    Advanced and developing countries across the globe are embracing the liberal arts approach in higher education to foster more innovative human capital to compete in the global economy. Even as interest in the tradition expands outside the United States, can the democratic philosophy underlying the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-28 

  • College Teaching and Learning for Change

    Students and Faculty Speak Out

    Edited by Margaret A. Miller

    Students and faculty come together in this powerful collection to discuss experiences and teaching practices that can change students’ lives. Organized into four parts, these first-person accounts explore the many challenges facing college students, offering advice on how to best serve low-income,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-28 

  • Interrupting Class Inequality in Higher Education

    Leadership for an Equitable Future

    By Laura M. Harrison, Monica Hatfield Price

    Interrupting Class Inequality in Higher Education explores why socioeconomic inequality persists in higher education despite widespread knowledge of the problem. Through a critical analysis of the current leadership practices and policy narratives that perpetuate socioeconomic inequality, this book…

    Paperback – 2017-03-08 

  • American Higher Education

    Issues and Institutions

    By John R. Thelin

    Higher education in the United States is a complex, diverse, and important enterprise. The latest book in the Core Concepts in Higher Education series brings to life issues of governance, organization, teaching and learning, student life, faculty, finances, college sports, public policy,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-06 
    Core Concepts in Higher Education

  • Power, Knowledge and Feminist Scholarship

    An Ethnography of Academia

    By Maria do Mar Pereira

    Feminist scholarship is sometimes dismissed as not quite ‘proper’ knowledge – it’s too political or subjective, many argue. But what are the boundaries of ‘proper’ knowledge? Who defines them, and how are they changing? How do feminists negotiate them? And how does this boundary-work affect women’s…

    Hardback – 2017-02-28 

  • University Access and Success

    Capabilities, diversity and social justice

    By Merridy Wilson-Strydom

    The challenge of widening access and participation in higher education in a manner that ensures students are successful in their studies is a major issue globally and a significant research-focus within higher education studies and higher education policy. Similarly, the challenge of…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Disability as Diversity in Higher Education

    Policies and Practices to Enhance Student Success

    Edited by Eunyoung Kim, Katherine C. Aquino

    Addressing disability not as a form of student impairment—as it is typically perceived at the postsecondary level—but rather as an important dimension of student diversity and identity, this book explores how disability can be more effectively incorporated into college environments. Chapters…

    Paperback – 2017-02-14

  • Culturally Responsive Teaching and Reflection in Higher Education

    Promising Practices From the Cultural Literacy Curriculum Institute

    Edited by Sharlene Voogd Cochrane, Meenakshi Chhabra, Marjorie A. Jones, Deborah Spragg

    Culturally Responsive Teaching and Reflection in Higher Education explores how postsecondary educators can develop their own cultural awareness and provide inclusive learning environments for all students. Discussing best practices from the Cultural Literacy Curriculum Institute at Lesley…

    Hardback – 2017-01-30

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