Study of Higher Education Products

  • The Minoritisation of Higher Education Students

    An Examination of Contemporary Policies and Practice

    By Ruth Mieschbuehler

    Research into ethnic attainment differences in British higher education and elsewhere tends to depict students from minority ethnic backgrounds as disadvantaged, marginalised, discriminated against and excluded. In The Minoritisation of Higher Education, Mieschbuehler demonstrates that this idea is…

    Hardback – 2017-08-11 
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Inclusive Leadership in Higher Education

    International Perspectives and Approaches

    Edited by Lorraine Stefani, Patrick Blessinger

    Inclusive Leadership in Higher Education examines leadership efforts that move beyond simple diversity programs in the journey towards the institutional transformation necessary to create inclusive educational environments. Chapter contributors from higher education institutions across the globe…

    Paperback – 2017-08-11 

  • Re-thinking Legal Education under the Civil and Common Law

    A road map for constructive change

    Edited by Richard Grimes

    Whilst educational theory has developed significantly in recent years, much of the law curriculum remains content-driven and delivered traditionally, predominantly through lecture format. Students are, in the main, treated as empty vessels to be filled by the eminent academics of the day.…

    Hardback – 2017-07-26 
    Legal Pedagogy

  • Policy Entrepreneurship in Education

    Engagement, Influence and Impact

    By James Arthur

    Policy Entrepreneurship in Education aims to build the confidence and skills of education academics in securing higher impact for their work. It offers guidance and identifies methods of capturing and measuring impact, as well as practical advice in helping academics engage policy-makers and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-19 

  • Professional Education at Historically Black Colleges and Universities

    Past Trends and Future Outcomes

    Edited by Tiffany Fountaine Boykin, Adriel A. Hilton, Robert T. Palmer

    This book focuses on the significant role that professional education programs play at historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and these programs’ impact on society. Chapter authors discuss the contexts and experiences of students who have attended these programs, including their…

    Hardback – 2017-07-15 
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • 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 

  • Islam and Higher Education

    Concepts, Challenges and Opportunities

    By Marodsilton Muborakshoeva

    This book is the first study to qualitatively explore the concepts of higher education in Muslim contexts. It examines the different concepts of ‘a university’ and the way they shape practice in Muslim contexts, with a particular focus on the Islamic republic of Pakistan. Contributing to…

    Paperback – 2017-05-27 
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Intercultural Competence in Higher Education

    International Approaches, Assessment and Application

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

    Intercultural Competence in 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 central…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25 
    Internationalization in Higher Education Series

  • 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 over the last decades. Universities have increasingly been required to act like businesses, and students are frequently referred to as customers…

    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

  • 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 – 2017-03-31
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • 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 – 2017-03-22

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