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  1. Wisdom in the University

    Edited by Ronald Barnett, Nicholas Maxwell

    This provocative and challenging book questions how people think about what universities should seek to do and how they should respond to the grave problems of our age. It addresses issues such as: What is wisdom? Ought universities to seek, promote and teach wisdom and what would this...

    Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Improving Learning in College

    Rethinking Literacies Across the Curriculum

    By Roz Ivanic, Richard Edwards, David Barton, Marilyn Martin-Jones, Zoe Fowler, Buddug Hughes, Greg Mannion, Kate Miller, Candice Satchwell, June Smith

    Series: Improving Learning

    What's the problem with literacy at college? How might everyday literacy be harnessed for educational ends? Based on the first major study of literacy practices in colleges in the UK, this book explores the reading and writing associated with learning subjects across the college curriculum. It...

    Published February 15th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Faculty Stress

    Edited by David R. Buckholdt, Gale E. Miller

    Contrary to popular opinion, college and university faculty often experience a greater amount of stress than professionals in many other occupations. Faculty Stress takes a comprehensive look at faculty stress, its causes, and its consequences. This unique book explores the wide range of factors...

    Published February 10th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Balasubramanyam Chandramohan, Stephen Fallows

    As universities increasingly offer courses that break the confines of a single subject area, more students are enrolling on interdisciplinary programmes within multidisciplinary departments. Teaching and learning within interdisciplinary study requires new approaches, including an understanding of...

    Published January 14th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Educating Global Citizens in Colleges and Universities

    Challenges and Opportunities

    By Peter N. Stearns

    This book provides distinctive analysis of the full range of expressions in global education at a crucial time, when international competition rises, tensions with American foreign policy both complicate and motivate new activity, and a variety of innovations are taking shape. Citing best practices...

    Published December 21st 2008 by Routledge

  6. Challenging Boundaries

    Managing the integration of post-secondary education

    Edited by Neil Garrod, Bruce Macfarlane

    This edited volume will be an important and key resource for managers, researchers, and policy makers in the field of Higher Education and Further Education. It offers insights into a radical new way of organizing post-compulsory education on an international basis that directly promotes a social...

    Published December 17th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Achieving Success through Academic Assertiveness

    Real life strategies for today's higher education students

    By Jennifer Moon

    Academic assertiveness is an essential capability that is required of students who wish to achieve academic and professional success. Written for students who are aiming to achieve college success, Achieving Success through Academic Assertiveness: Real life strategies for today's higher education...

    Published December 17th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Researching Learning in Higher Education

    An Introduction to Contemporary Methods and Approaches

    By Glynis Cousin

    Series: SEDA Series

    Across the world, universities are transforming their teaching and learning practices to meet the challenges facing Higher Education in the 21st century. Research into teaching and learning in Higher Education has never been a more important issue. Growing numbers of academics across...

    Published December 16th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Contemporary Theories of Learning

    Learning Theorists … In Their Own Words

    Edited by Knud Illeris

    In this definitive collection of today’s most influential learning theorists, sixteen world-renowned experts present their understanding of what learning is and how human learning takes place. Professor Knud Illeris has collected chapters that explain both the complex frameworks in which learning...

    Published December 7th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Researching with Integrity

    The Ethics of Academic Enquiry

    By Bruce Macfarlane

    There is increased emphasis internationally on ethically sound research, and on good training for research supervisors. Researching with Integrity aims to identify what and how research can be undertaken ethically and with ‘virtue’ from initial conception of ideas through to dissemination. It...

    Published December 4th 2008 by Routledge