Higher Education Products

  • Power, Knowledge and Feminist Scholarship

    An Ethnography of Academia, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Transformations

  • Accounting Education

    A Cognitive Load Theory Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Seedwell Tanaka Muyako Sithole, Indra Abeysekera

    This book provides a comprehensive and critical overview of learning accounting. It illustrates that when learners need to mentally integrate two or more distinct items of information, it places unnecessary demands on cognitive load. The book discusses the cognitive…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • The Neoliberal Agenda and the Student Debt Crisis in U.S. Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas D. Hartlep, Lucille L.T. Eckrich, Brandon O. Hensley

    Capturing the voices of Americans living with student debt in the United States, this collection critiques the neoliberal interest-driven, debt-based system of U.S. higher education and offers alternatives to neoliberal capitalism and the corporatized university. Grounded in an understanding of the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Education, Neoliberalism, and Marxism

  • The Hermeneutics of Jesuit Leadership in Higher Education

    The Meaning and Culture of Catholic-Jesuit Presidents, 1st Edition

    By Maduabuchi Muoneme, S.J.

    With a focus on seven Jesuit university leaders emeriti and the late University of Notre Dame President Father Theodore Hesburgh, this book offers a critical analysis of the common values, philosophies, and leadership practices of Jesuit-Catholic university presidents within the broader higher…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

  • Teachers, Learners, Modes of Practice

    Theory and Methodology for Identifying Knowledge Development, 1st Edition

    By David Kirk Dirlam

    Summarizing a half century of work on the problem of identifying units of analysis for complex human behaviour, this book introduces modes of practice as a unit of analysis for the science and design of human activities, and shows how to record them and create field guides at scales from individual…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04
    Routledge
    Explorations in Developmental Psychology

  • Reading to Learn

    1st Edition

    By Sheila Harri-Augstein, Michael Smith, Laurie Thomas

    Originally published in 1982. This book is concerned with the new kinds of demands on our reading ability made by the work we undertake for A-level, or in college, or at university, or indeed at work. It is not a speed reading book, or a reading skills book. Anyone with a lot of reading to get…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Critical Perspectives on Teaching in Prison

    Students and Instructors on Pedagogy Behind the Wall, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Ginsburg

    This volume makes a case for engaging critical approaches for teaching adults in prison higher education (or “college-in-prison”) programs. This book not only contextualizes pedagogy within the specialized and growing niche of prison instruction, but also addresses prison abolition, reentry, and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge

  • Governing Higher Education Today

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Strike, Jonathan Nicholls, Rushforth John

    International growth in higher education, the introduction of new providers and increased public and state interest in university structures, levels of fees and funding models have made governance in higher education a vital and sometimes controversial topic. Governing Higher Education Today…

    Paperback – 2019-05-24
    Routledge

  • The Design of the University

    German, American, and “World Class”, 1st Edition

    By Heinz-Dieter Meyer

    What is the reason for the American university’s global preeminence? How did the American university succeed where the development of the German university, from which it took so much, stalled? In this closely-argued book, Meyer suggests that the key to the American university’s success is its…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Looking for Insight, Transformation, and Learning in Online Talk

    1st Edition

    By Trena M. Paulus, Alyssa Friend Wise

    Looking for Insight, Transformation, and Learning in Online Talk is a comprehensive guide to analyzing digital interaction in formal and informal online spaces. The book establishes a new research framework for addressing major challenges that have arisen as social exchanges, meaning-making, and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge

  • Quality Improvement in Education

    Case Studies in Schools, Colleges and Universities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carl Parsons

    Using case studies from the full range of educational institutions, this book, originally published in 1994, provides an analytical overview of the quality debate in British education, illuminating the evolution of one of the most prevalent and forceful cultural phenomena in contemporary education…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Student Activism, Politics, and Campus Climate in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Demetri L. Morgan, Charles H.F. Davis III

    Student Activism, Politics, and Campus Climate in Higher Education presents a comprehensive, contemporary portrait of political engagement and student activism at postsecondary institutions in the United States. This resource explores how colleges and universities are experiencing unrest and in…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge

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