New and Published Books
1-8 of 8 results in Routledge Research in Higher Education
Educating for social welfare
One of the most important routes to employment within the social welfare sector worldwide is higher education, which equips students not only with the knowledge for employment, but with the tools to use and build on this knowledge. During the last few decades there has been an academic drift in...
Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge
Challenges, Cross-Cultural Differences, and Lessons for Success
Educational institutions all over the world continue to attract the services of foreign-born scholars. In addition to the culture shock that immigrants experiences in unfamiliar countries, these scholars often undergo what the authors refer to as "pedagogical shock." Through autobiographical...
Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge
International research and practice
Current teaching, learning and assessment practices can lead students to believe that courses within a programme are self-sufficient and separate. Integrative Learning explores this issue, and considers how intentional learning helps students become integrative thinkers who can see connections in...
Published November 11th 2014 by Routledge
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, young people aged 18 to 25 are at a significant risk for acquiring and transmitting HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) and other STIs (sexually transmitted infections). Primary developmental processes that place college students...
Published October 9th 2014 by Routledge
Towards a transformative higher education pedagogy
Although emerging technologies are becoming popularised for teaching, learning and research, the relationship between their use and transformative effects on higher education remain largely unexplored. This edited collection seeks to fill this gap by providing a nuanced view, locating higher...
Published September 23rd 2014 by Routledge
A Phenomenological Perspective
In higher education literature, theories of learning and development have largely been adapted from psychology to the exclusion of basic insights from philosophy. This volume addresses the gaps in higher education’s theoretical base created by this inattention to philosophy and reflects...
Published April 1st 2014 by Routledge
Disciplines and Policy
Academia is an important site for producing knowledge, which is crucial in driving economies and societies around the globe at the beginning of the 21st century. Yet surprisingly little is known about how contemporary universities are shaped by the formal and multiple demands they face from...
Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge
International Perspectives and Practices
This is the first book to critically address the issue of how we can enhance and develop creativities in higher music education. It features new international, richly diverse perspectives on the nature and practice of creativities in different cultural and institutional contexts, in varying roles...
Published September 15th 2013 by Routledge
Academic Bildung in Net-based Higher Education: Moving beyond learning
To Be Published January 27th 2015
University Access and Success: Capabilities, diversity and social justice
To Be Published February 8th 2015
Higher Education Access and Choice for Latino Students: Critical Findings and Theoretical Perspectives
To Be Published April 30th 2015
Reconsidering English Studies in Indian Higher Education
To Be Published May 13th 2015
Globally Networked Teaching in the Humanities: Theories and Practices
To Be Published May 18th 2015
Experiences of Black and Minority Ethnic Academics: A comparative study of the unequal academy
To Be Published May 31st 2015
Sustaining Mobile Learning: Theory, research and practice
To Be Published June 30th 2015
The Design of the University: American, German and Global Perspectives
To Be Published June 30th 2015
Narratives of Doctoral Studies in Science Education: Making the transition from educational practitioner to researcher
To Be Published July 31st 2015
Transnational Education Crossing ‘Asia’ and ‘the West’: Adjusted Desire, Identity and Neo-colonial Disguise
To Be Published August 31st 2015