Higher Education Products

  • Higher Education and Social Inequalities

    University Admissions, Experiences, and Outcomes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Waller, Nicola Ingram, Michael R.M. Ward

    A university education has long been seen as the gateway to upward social mobility for individuals from lower socio-economic backgrounds, and as a way of reproducing social advantage for the better off. With the number of young people from the very highest socio-economic groups entering university…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31

  • Enhancing the Freedom to Flourish in Higher Education

    Participation, Equality and Capabilities, 1st Edition

    By Talita M. L. Calitz

    Persistent educational, economic and social inequalities perpetuate unequal participation in higher education for a significant number of students in both developing and developed contexts, offering these students fewer opportunities to convert academic resources into equal participation. Enhancing…

    Paperback – 2018-07-30
    Research into Higher Education

  • From Practice to Praxis: A reflexive turn

    The selected works of Susan Groundwater-Smith, 1st Edition

    By Susan Groundwater-Smith

    From Practice to Praxis is an exploration of the development of ethical practice as it applies to the meaning of quality within the tradition of practitioner inquiry and participatory research. Chronicling some of her most important works, this is a compelling overview of Susan Groundwater-Smith’s…

    Paperback – 2018-07-25
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Coming Home Your Way

    Understanding University Student Intercultural Reentry, 1st Edition

    By Rick Malleus, Marina Micari

    Coming Home Your Way offers college and university students returning from an education-abroad experience a wealth of pertinent information, opportunities for meaningful reflection, and practical guidance on making the most of their time abroad. Grounded in research and addressing an array of…

    Paperback – 2018-07-23

  • Navigating the Transition from High School to College for Students with Disabilities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Meg Grigal, Joseph Madaus, Lyman Dukes III, Debra Hart

    Navigating the Transition from High School to College for Students with Disabilities provides effective strategies for navigating the transition process from high school into college for students with a wide range of disabilities. As students with disabilities attend two and four-year colleges in…

    Paperback – 2018-07-11

  • World Yearbook of Education 2017

    Assessment Inequalities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie Allan, Alfredo J. Artiles

    This latest volume in the World Yearbook of Education Series focuses on assessment systems and efforts to advance equity in education at a time of growing inequalities. It considers new economic trends and investigates how constraints appear to be influencing assessment and identification practices…

    Paperback – 2018-07-11
    World Yearbook of Education

  • The Changing Face of Higher Education

    Is There an International Crisis in the Humanities?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dennis A. Ahlburg

    Over the last decade, a heated debate has raged in the US and the UK over whether the humanities are in crisis, and, if there is one, what form this crisis takes and what the response should be. Questioning how there can be such disagreement over a fundamental point, The Changing Face of Higher…

    Hardback – 2018-07-09
    International Studies in Higher Education

  • Critical Theory and Qualitative Data Analysis in Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachelle Winkle-Wagner, Jamila Lee-Johnson, Ashley N. Gaskew

    Critical Theory and Qualitative Data Analysis in Education offers a path-breaking explanation of how critical theories can be used within the analysis of qualitative data to inform research processes, such as data collection, analysis, and interpretation. This contributed volume offers…

    Paperback – 2018-07-09

  • Design Research in Education

    A Practical Guide for Early Career Researchers, 1st Edition

    By Arthur Bakker

    Design Research in Education is a practical guide containing all the information required to begin a design research project. Providing an accessible background to the methodological approaches used in design research as well as addressing all the potential issues that early career researchers will…

    Paperback – 2018-07-04

  • Possible Selves and Higher Education

    New Interdisciplinary Insights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Holly Henderson, Jacqueline Stevenson, Ann-Marie Bathmaker

    Drawing together example studies from international contexts, this edited collection provides a new and cross-disciplinary perspective on the concept of the possible self, exploring its theoretical, methodological and empirical uses with regards to Higher Education. Building on research which…

    Paperback – 2018-07-03
    Research into Higher Education

  • How to Get Tenure

    Strategies for Successfully Navigating the Process, 1st Edition

    By Michael S. Harris

    Helping assistant professors and pre-tenure faculty balance competing obligations in teaching, research, and service, this comprehensive book explores the challenging path toward tenure. Drawing from research literature on faculty development, pedagogy, and psychology, How to Get Tenure covers…

    Paperback – 2018-06-29

  • Towards a Political Theory of the University

    Public reason, democracy and higher education, 1st Edition

    By Morgan White

    Towards a Political Theory of the University argues that state and market forces threaten to diminish the legitimacy, authority and fundamental purposes of higher education systems. The political role of higher education has been insufficiently addressed by academics in recent decades. By applying…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

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