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You are currently browsing 21–30 of 510 new and published books in the subject of Higher Education — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. The Architecture of Productive Learning Networks

    By Lucila Carvalho, Peter Goodyear

    The Architecture of Productive Learning Networks explores the characteristics of productive networked learning situations and, through a series of case studies, identifies some of the key qualities of successful designs. The case studies include networks from a variety of disciplinary and...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Exploring Race in Predominantly White Classrooms

    Scholars of Color Reflect

    Edited by George Yancy, Maria del Guadalupe Davidson

    Series: Critical Social Thought

    Although multicultural education has made significant gains in recent years, with many courses specifically devoted to the topic in both undergraduate and graduate education programs, and more scholars of color teaching in these programs, these victories bring with them a number of pedagogic...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Cross-continental Views on Journalistic Skills

    Edited by Leen d'Haenens, Michaël Opgenhaffen, Maarten Corten

    Series: Journalism Studies

    This book considers the role journalism education plays in coping with a changing media landscape. It looks at how journalists can empower themselves in an effort to excel in an evolving environment and considers whether it suffices for them to master ‘pre-millennial’ basic...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Secrecy and Tradecraft in Educational Administration

    The covert side of educational life

    By Eugenie A. Samier

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    During the last couple of decades, there has been an expansion in a number of related and overlapping fields producing evidence of covert activities: toxic cultures, destructive leadership styles, micropolitics, ethical problems in organisations and administration, abusive power and authority, and...

    Published February 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Tribes and Territories in the 21st Century

    Rethinking the significance of disciplines in higher education

    Edited by Paul Trowler, Murray Saunders, Veronica Bamber

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    The ‘tribes and territories’ metaphor for the cultures of academic disciplines and their roots in different knowledge characteristics has been used by those interested in university life and work since the early 1990s. This book draws together research, data and theory to show how higher education...

    Published December 19th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Learning Conversations (Psychology Revivals)

    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 December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  7. One Size Does Not Fit All

    Traditional and Innovative Models of Student Affairs Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Kathleen Manning, Jillian Kinzie, John H Schuh

    In the day-to-day work of higher education administration, student affairs professionals know that different institutional types—whether a small liberal arts college, a doctoral intensive institution, or a large private university—require different practical approaches. Despite this, most student...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Universities in the Knowledge Economy

    Higher education organisation and global change

    Edited by Paul Temple

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Universities are fundamental to the contemporary knowledge economy. They directly and indirectly support economic growth in both developing and advanced economies. In addition to their traditional teaching and research functions, they often also have important roles in supporting regional...

    Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Online Gaming and Playful Organization

    By Harald Warmelink

    Series: Digital Games and Learning

    Online Gaming and Playful Organization explores the cultural impact of gaming on organizations. While gaming is typically a form of entertainment, this book argues that gaming communities can function as a useful analogue for work organizations because both are comprised of diverse members who must...

    Published December 8th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Going to University Abroad

    A guide to studying outside the UK

    By Martin Hyde, Anthony Hyde

    More and more students in the world now decide to undertake their university studies in another country to their own. They see advantages of quality, value and experience in studying abroad and rightly see the experience as a preparation for life and a big plus for their CVs in an increasingly...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge