Higher Education Products

  • Organizing Academic Work in Higher Education

    Teaching, learning and identities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Liudvika Leišytė, Uwe Wilkesmann

    Organizing Academic Work in Higher Education explores how managers influence teaching, learning and academic identities and how new initiatives in teaching and learning change the organizational structure of universities. By building on organizational studies and higher education studies…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Universities and Global Human Development

    Theoretical and empirical insights for social change, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

  • The Experiences of Black and Minority Ethnic Academics

    A comparative study of the unequal academy, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Sustaining Mobile Learning

    Theory, research and practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wan Ng, Therese M. Cumming

    Mobile technologies are one of the fastest growing areas of technology in education. For learners, they offer an appealing opportunity to transcend teacher-defined knowledge and approaches by being able to access multiple, alternative sources of information anytime and anywhere. While the pace of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Leading for Change

    Race, intimacy and leadership on divided university campuses, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Jansen

    This book offers new theoretical ground for thinking about, and transforming, leadership and higher education worldwide. Through an examination of the construct of intimacy and ‘nearness’, including emotional, spiritual, psychic, intellectual, and physical closeness, Jonathan Jansen demonstrates…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

  • Narratives of Doctoral Studies in Science Education

    Making the transition from educational practitioner to researcher, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shirley Simon, Christina Ottander, Ilka Parchmann

    This book explores the ways in which small scale research studies arise from issues of practice, and how they are conceptualised, theorised and implemented using a variety of methodological approaches and frameworks. The narratives written by thirteen doctoral students tell real stories of projects…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Cosmopolitan Learning for a Global Era

    Higher education in an interconnected world, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Richardson

    Ensuring that higher education students are fully prepared for lives as global citizens is a pressing concern in the contemporary world. This book draws on insights from cosmopolitan thought to identify how people from different backgrounds can find common ground. By applying cosmopolitan insights…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Masculinity and Student Success in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan M. Bowman, D. Craig Filar

    This practical resource identifies complex issues associated with masculinity in higher education, providing administrators and faculty with research-based strategies for supporting the success of this student group. Grounded in interdisciplinary social science theories and representative case…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20
    Routledge
    Key Issues on Diverse College Students

  • Higher Education Research Methodology

    A Step-by-Step Guide to the Research Process, 1st Edition

    By Ben Kei Daniel, Tony Harland

    This book is for anyone who wishes to improve university teaching and learning through systematic inquiry. It provides advice, but also a constructive critique of research methods and, in turn, the authors also make a contribution to the theories of research methodology. Topics covered include…

    Paperback – 2017-12-19
    Routledge

  • Making Sense of Teaching in Difficult Times

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge

  • Creating a Culturally Inclusive Campus

    A Guide to Supporting International Students, 1st Edition

    By Barbara J. Hoekje, Scott G. Stevens

    Colleges and universities increasingly recruit international students yet may lack the systems to foster these students' academic success and identity as valued members of the campus community. Sharing case studies of students and examples of innovative initiatives, this book explores strategies…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

  • Connecting Research and Practice for Educational Improvement

    Ethical and Equitable Approaches, 1st Edition

    By Bronwyn Bevan, William R. Penuel

    Connecting Research and Practice for Educational Improvement presents powerful arguments and richly illustrated cases for how more collaborative relationships between researchers and educators can yield more relevant research that impacts practice. This book can be useful for anyone teaching or…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge

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