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1-10 of 49 results in RoutledgeFalmer Studies in Higher Education
Examining a number of academic institutions, this book highlights how they have broadened their promotion policies in order to weigh faculty professional service equally with scholarship....
Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge
The Institutionalization of Women's / Gender Studies in Taiwan's Universities
Acting Otherwise concerns the strategies of action that have been used by feminist scholars to attain the institutionalization of women's/gender studies in universities....
Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge
Institutional, Biographical, and Religious Motivations for Giving
The main purpose of this book is to explore and understand the motivation behind major donations to higher education and what the role of religion is in these motivations. Features interviews with major donors....
Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge
The study develops a baseline of knowledge to encourage the inclusion of media literacy education in teacher education....
Published July 26th 2013 by Routledge
Faculty Reflections on their Experiences and Pedagogical Practices of Teaching Diverse Populations
This study describes how faculty who participated in the Teaching and Learning in Diverse Classroom Faculty and TA Partnership Project (1994-2000) at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, reflected on their experiences and pedagogical practices as instructors in diverse classrooms....
Published October 29th 2012 by Routledge
Discourse, Belief, and Gender in American Study
This book examines why study abroad is a marginal activity in American higher education and evaluates the role gender has played in the development and maintenance of this marginality....
Published June 28th 2012 by Routledge
Constraints of Reform in Post-Apartheid South Africa
This book was written with the purpose of analyzing the challenges faced by the post-apartheid government in South Africa with regard to reform of higher education. It covers the apartheid context of higher education, resistance to the system and its ultimate demise, democratic processes in...
Published August 18th 2010 by Routledge
University Study in Germany, the Netherlands, and Sweden
This study examines the transformation of the structural characteristics and ideological assumptions of university study in these three countries between the mid-1950s and the early 1990s....
Published August 15th 2004 by Routledge
Jill Ker Conway at Smith, 1975-1985
This study analyzes how Jill Ker Conway, first woman president of Smith College, implemented programmatic initiatives and changes to Smith's institutional culture that fit with her vision for higher education....
Published March 16th 2004 by Routledge
Storytelling Across Boundaries
The purpose of this study is to identify the nature of change taking place in university-industry partnerships, to understand the underlying factors that influence that change, and to explore the underlying process of change. Three in-depth case studies are considered, that of MIT, Cambridge...
Published November 12th 2003 by Routledge