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  1. Actor-Network Theory in Education

    By Tara Fenwick, Richard Edwards

    Actor-Network Theory (ANT) has enjoyed wide uptake in the social sciences in the past three decades, particularly in science and technology studies, and is increasingly attracting the attention of educational researchers. ANT studies bring to the fore the material – objects of all kinds –...

    Published May 28th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The History of U.S. Higher Education – Methods for Understanding the Past

    Edited by Marybeth Gasman

    Series: Core Concepts in Higher Education

    The first volume in the Core Concepts of Higher Education series, The History of U.S. Higher Education: Methods for Understanding the Past is a unique research methods textbook that provides students with an understanding of the processes that historians use when conducting their own research....

    Published May 19th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Improving Mathematics at Work

    The Need for Techno-Mathematical Literacies

    By Celia Hoyles, Richard Noss, Phillip Kent, Arthur Bakker

    Series: Improving Learning

    Improving Mathematics at Work questions the mathematical knowledge and skills that matter in the twenty-first century world of work, and studies how the use of mathematics in the workplace is evolving in the rapidly-changing context of new technologies and globalisation. Through a series of case...

    Published May 5th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The Higher Education Manager's Handbook

    Effective Leadership and Management in Universities and Colleges, 2nd Edition

    By Peter McCaffery

    The Higher Education Manager’s Handbook has been substantially updated and reflects important changes that have occurred since its first publication in 2004. In this new edition, Peter McCaffery continues to draw on a wealth of US and UK case studies based in innovative practice. The book offers...

    Published April 29th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Tools for Dossier Success

    A Guide for Promotion and Tenure

    By Joy J. Burnham, Lisa M. Hooper, Vivian H. Wright

    Tools for Dossier Success demystifies the dossier process from start to finish. Written for faculty members at different points in their academic trajectory, this is a practical, step-by-step guide to planning, creating, and polishing the best possible representation of accumulated evidence and...

    Published April 19th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Lean Higher Education

    Increasing the Value and Performance of University Processes

    By William K. Balzer

    In an environment of diminishing resources, growing enrollment, and increasing expectations of accountability, Lean Higher Education: Increasing the Value and Performance of University Processes provides the understanding and the tools required to return education to the consumers it was designed...

    Published April 19th 2010 by Productivity Press

  7. Re-Designing Learning Contexts

    Technology-Rich, Learner-Centred Ecologies

    By Rosemary Luckin

    Series: Foundations and Futures of Education

    What do we mean by the word ‘context’ in education and how does our context influence the way that we learn? What role can technology play in enhancing learning and what is the future of technology within learning? Re-Designing Learning Contexts seeks to re-dress the lack of attention that has...

    Published April 6th 2010 by Routledge

  8. The Academic Citizen

    The Virtue of Service in University Life

    By Bruce Macfarlane

    Series: Key Issues in Higher Education

    With increasing focus on excellence in research and teaching, the service role of the individual academic is often neglected. This book calls for greater recognition of this important aspect of academic life, highlighting the importance of mentoring, committee work and pastoral care in the daily...

    Published April 6th 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Doctoral Student's Companion

    Getting to Grips with Research in Education and the Social Sciences

    Edited by Pat Thomson, Melanie Walker

    Series: Companions for PhD and DPhil Research

    In the contemporary world it is clear that the need to study beyond Masters Level is increasing in importance for a wide range of practitioners in diverse professional settings. Students across the world are choosing doctorates not only to become career academics, but to go beyond the academic...

    Published March 31st 2010 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Doctoral Supervisor's Companion

    Supporting Effective Research in Education and the Social Sciences

    Edited by Melanie Walker, Pat Thomson

    Series: Companions for PhD and DPhil Research

    Accompanying The Routledge Doctoral Student’s Companion this book examines what it means to be a doctoral student in education and the social sciences, providing a guide for those supervising students. Exploring the key role and pedagogical challenges that face supervisors in students’ personal...

    Published March 31st 2010 by Routledge