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International Studies in Higher Education

Series Editor: David Palfreyman, Ted Tapper, Scott L. Thomas

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  1. Enhancing Quality in Higher Education

    International perspectives

    Edited by Ray Land, George Gordon

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Interest in the quality of higher education provision has been steadily increasing over the last twenty years. This has been driven largely by the international creation of explicit policies and reporting requirements to review, audit and evaluate provision. The interest is associated in many...

    Published May 28th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Student Financing of Higher Education

    A comparative perspective

    Edited by Donald E. Heller, Claire Callender

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    The financing of higher education is undergoing great change in many countries around the world. In recent years many countries are moving from a system where the costs of funding higher education are shouldered primarily by taxpayers, through government subsidies, to one where students pay a...

    Published May 16th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Engaged University

    International Perspectives on Civic Engagement

    By David Watson, Robert Hollister, Susan E. Stroud, Elizabeth Babcock

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    The Engaged University is a comprehensive empirical account of the global civic engagement movement in higher education. In universities around the world, something extraordinary is underway. Mobilizing their human and intellectual resources, institutions of higher education are directly tackling...

    Published February 14th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Future University

    Ideas and Possibilities

    Edited by Ronald Barnett

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Winner of the Comparative and International Education Society Higher Education Special Interest Group Best Book Award for 2014! As universities increasingly engage with the world beyond the classroom and the campus, those who work within higher education are left to examine how the university’s...

    Published February 14th 2013 by Routledge

  5. International Research Collaborations

    Much to be Gained, Many Ways to Get in Trouble

    Edited by Melissa S. Anderson, Nicholas H. Steneck

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Encouraged by their institutions and governments and aided by advances in technology and communication, researchers increasingly pursue international collaborations with high hopes for scientific breakthroughs, intellectual stimulation, access to research equipment and populations, and the...

    Published November 28th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Cross-border Partnerships in Higher Education

    Strategies and Issues

    Edited by Robin Sakamoto, David W. Chapman

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Cross-border Partnerships in Higher Education looks beyond student and faculty exchanges to examine the myriad ways international colleges and universities work together as institutions. These partnerships have involved the creation of branch campuses, joint research and technology initiatives,...

    Published October 17th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Academic and Professional Identities in Higher Education

    The Challenges of a Diversifying Workforce

    Edited by Celia Whitchurch, George Gordon

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    The latest volume in the Routledge International Studies in Higher Education Series, Academic and Professional Identities in Higher Education: The Challenges of a Diversifying Workforce, reviews the implications of new forms of academic and professional identity, which have emerged largely as a...

    Published October 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  8. International Organizations and Higher Education Policy

    Thinking Globally, Acting Locally?

    Edited by Roberta Malee Bassett, Alma Maldonado-Maldonado

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Higher Education operates in an increasingly global context, and yet the examination of what drives and moves the field has remained largely focused on domestic campus leaders, national governments and institutional actors. International Organizations and Higher Education Policy expands the...

    Published February 4th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Structuring Mass Higher Education

    The Role of Elite Institutions

    Edited by David Palfreyman, Ted Tapper

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Undoubtedly the most important development in higher education in recent years has been the seemingly inexorable expansion of national systems. In a comparatively short time period many countries have moved from an elite to a mass model. Furthermore, expansion has invariably changed the whole...

    Published December 9th 2010 by Routledge

  10. International Perspectives on the Governance of Higher Education

    Alternative Frameworks for Coordination

    Edited by Jeroen Huisman

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Essential reading for policy makers, institutional leaders, managers, advisors, and scholars in the field of higher education, International Perspectives on the Governance of Higher Education analyzes how the governance of higher education systems has evolved in recent years. This volume is an...

    Published December 9th 2010 by Routledge

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