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  1. The Essentials of Academic Writing for International Students

    By Stephen Bailey

    Most international students need to write essays and reports for exams and coursework, but writing good academic English is one of the most demanding tasks students face. The Essentials of Academic Writing for International Students has been developed to help these students succeed in their...

    Published June 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. ESL Readers and Writers in Higher Education

    Understanding Challenges, Providing Support

    Edited by Norman W. Evans, Neil J Anderson, William G. Eggington

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    ESL Readers and Writers in Higher Education describes the challenges ESL students in U.S. postsecondary institutions face when studying in a second language, and offers suggestions for how teachers, advisors, tutors, and institutions might provide support that meets the reading and writing needs of...

    Published June 19th 2015 by Routledge

  3. MOOCs and Open Education Around the World

    Edited by Curtis J. Bonk, Mimi M. Lee, Thomas C. Reeves, Thomas H. Reynolds

    As new digital forms of formal and informal learning proliferate, there is an increasing need to better understand how people in different regions of the world are implementing massive open online courses (MOOCs) and other forms of open educational resources (OERs). Educators, researchers,...

    Published June 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Intergenerational Learning

    Age, Education and the Production of Knowledge

    By John Field, Heather Lynch, Irene Malcolm

    This is the first research-based book-length English language study of intergenerational learning. Here the authors define intergenerational learning broadly, as the migration of knowledge and skills between different generations across the life course. This is an important topic for education...

    Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Learning Conversations

    The Self-Organised Learning Way to Personal and Organisational Growth

    By Sheila Harri-Augstein, Laurie F. Thomas

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    How Can You Improve Your Learning Capabilites? How Can You Enhance Your Potential for Change and Personal Growth? Most of us accept that education does not meet the needs of learners today, or their employers. This mismatch is a key reason why a high level of demotivated youth, as well as workers...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge International Handbook of Research on Teaching Thinking

    Edited by Rupert Wegerif, Li Li, James C. Kaufman

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    The Routledge International Handbook of Research on Teaching Thinking is a comprehensive guide to research on teaching thinking. Teaching thinking is key to growing a more successful economy, is needed for increased democratic engagement and is vital for the well-being of individuals faced with the...

    Published June 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Multimodal Analysis in Academic Settings

    From Research to Teaching

    Edited by Belinda Crawford Camiciottoli, Inmaculada Fortanet-Gómez

    Series: Routledge Studies in Multimodality

    This volume presents innovative research on the multimodal dimension of discourse specific to academic settings, with a particular focus on the interaction between the verbal and non-verbal in constructing meaning. Contributions by experienced and emerging researchers provide in-depth analyses in...

    Published June 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Your Education Masters Companion

    The essential guide to success

    By Jim McGrath, Anthony Coles

    Your Education Masters Companion will help you choose the right Masters Course for your needs and provides the essential information you need to pass first time. Offering guidance based on years of experience working with a range of Masters level students, it unpacks the defining...

    Published June 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Entrepreneurial University

    Context and Institutional Change

    Edited by Lene Foss, David v. Gibson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

    Global recessions and structural economic shifts are motivating government and business leaders worldwide to increasingly look to "their" universities to stimulate regional development and to contribute to national competiveness. The challenge is clear and the question is pressing: How will...

    Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Critical Realist Activity Theory

    An engagement with critical realism and cultural-historical activity theory

    By Iskra Nunez

    Series: New Studies in Critical Realism and Education (Routledge Critical Realism)

    Critical Realist Activity Theory provides an exciting new contribution to the New Studies in Critical Realism and Education series by showing how the nature of learning is tantamount to the critical realist notion of the dialectic. The science of learning is too important to leave solely to the...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge