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  1. The Reviewer’s Guide to Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences

    By Greg Hancock, Ralph Mueller

    Edited by Gregory R. Hancock, Ralph O. Mueller

    The Reviewer’s Guide to Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences is designed for evaluators of research manuscripts and proposals in the social and behavioral sciences, and beyond. Its thirty-one uniquely structured chapters cover both traditional and emerging methods of quantitative data...

    Published February 12th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Knowledge Power

    Interdisciplinary Education for a Complex World

    By Alan Wilson

    Success in the twenty-first century demands knowledge power – for individuals, organisations, cities, regions and countries. This book offers a map showing the structure of the knowledge space in a contemporary context. The routes beyond traditional disciplines are charted, in part based on the...

    Published February 10th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Action Research and Reflective Practice

    Creative and Visual Methods to Facilitate Reflection and Learning

    By Paul McIntosh

    The use of reflection as a tool to support and develop practice is becoming increasingly recognised across education, healthcare and the social sciences. Reflection is assumed to create depth of knowledge and meaning, both for self and those practised upon. Running alongside the use of reflection...

    Published January 18th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Publishing Pedagogies for the Doctorate and Beyond

    Edited by Claire Aitchison, Barbara Kamler, Alison Lee

    Within a context of rapid growth and diversification in higher degree research programs, there is increasing pressure for the results of doctoral research to be made public. Doctoral students are now being encouraged to publish not only after completion of the doctorate, but also during, and even...

    Published January 13th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Online Communication and Collaboration

    A Reader

    Edited by Helen Donelan, Karen Kear, Magnus Ramage

    Communication and collaboration via the Internet has risen to great prominence in recent years, especially with the rise of social networking, Web 2.0 and virtual worlds. Many interesting and worthwhile studies have been conducted on the technology involved and the way it is used and shaped by its...

    Published December 17th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Research Methods for Education

    By Peter Newby

    Written with the novice educational researcher in mind, Research Methods in Education is designed to help students produce good quality, valid and valuable research. The text is written in an engaging style and adopts a mixed-methods approach; guidance on analytical procedures that...

    Published December 8th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Improving What is Learned at University

    An Exploration of the Social and Organisational Diversity of University Education

    By John Brennan, Robert Edmunds, Muir Houston, David Jary, Yann Lebeau, Michael Osborne, John T.E. Richardson

    Series: Improving Learning

    Received the ‘highly commended’ award by the Society for Educational Studies for books published in 2010. What is learned in universities today? Is it what students expect to learn? Is it what universities say they learn? How far do the answers to questions such as these differ according to what,...

    Published December 3rd 2009 by Routledge

  8. A Guide to Authentic e-Learning

    By Jan Herrington, Thomas C. Reeves, Ron Oliver

    Series: Connecting with E-learning

    Part of the groundbreaking Connecting with e-Learning series, A Guide to Authentic e-Learning provides effective, working examples to engage learners with authentic tasks in online settings. As technology continues to open up possibilities for innovative and effective teaching and learning...

    Published December 1st 2009 by Routledge

  9. Internationalisation and the Student Voice

    Higher Education Perspectives

    Edited by Elspeth Jones

    This groundbreaking volume seeks to take the first steps in analyzing the impact of internationalization initiatives from student perspectives. As programs are increasingly delivered overseas and we seek to offer domestic students an international experience, how do we know what works for students...

    Published November 10th 2009 by Routledge

  10. The Trouble with Higher Education

    A Critical Examination of our Universities

    By Trevor Hussey, Patrick Smith

    The Trouble with Higher Education is a powerful and topical critique of the Higher Education system in the UK, with relevance to countries with similar systems. Based on the authors’ experiences that span over 30+ years of fieldwork, the issues discussed focus on the problems facing the...

    Published October 30th 2009 by Routledge