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  1. 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 18th 2008 by Routledge

  2. 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 17th 2008 by Routledge

  3. 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 8th 2008 by Routledge

  4. 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 5th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Teaching History Online

    By John F. Lyons

    Bringing history teaching into the twenty-first century, Teaching History Online is a concise guide to developing and using internet resources in history instruction. It offers practical, jargon-free advice to help the history teacher develop online assignments, and provides an informed...

    Published December 3rd 2008 by Routledge

  6. Action Research in Teaching and Learning

    A Practical Guide to Conducting Pedagogical Research in Universities

    By Lin S Norton

    A practical, down-to-earth guide for those who work in teaching and learning in universities, this book will be indispensable reading for those who would like to carry out action research on their own practice. Lin S Norton's concept of 'pedagogical action research' has come from over twenty years'...

    Published November 28th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Online Social Networking on Campus

    Understanding What Matters in Student Culture

    By Ana M. Martínez-Alemán, Katherine Lynk Wartman

    In the era of such online spaces as Facebook, Instant Messenger, Live Journal, Blogger, Web Shots, and campus blogs, college students are using these resources and other online sites as a social medium. Inevitably, this medium presents students with ethical decisions about social propriety, self...

    Published November 24th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Political Correctness and Higher Education

    British and American Perspectives

    By John Lea

    How many times have you heard the phrase: `it’s all political correctness gone mad!’ Do you ever wonder whether colleges and universities are really awash with trivial concerns about the use of language or whether they are actually trying to address serious concerns about discrimination and...

    Published November 20th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Inclusion and Diversity

    Meeting the Needs of All Students

    By Sue Grace, Phil Gravestock

    Series: Key Guides for Effective Teaching in Higher Education

    How should you prepare for the first day of class? How can you encourage all students to participate in discussions? How do you ensure disabled students can take part in field work? Increasingly, universities are drawing from a less traditional group of students – international students, disabled...

    Published October 28th 2008 by Routledge

  10. The University and its Disciplines

    Teaching and Learning within and beyond disciplinary boundaries

    By Carolin Kreber

    University teaching and learning take place within ever more specialized disciplinary settings, each characterized by its unique traditions, concepts, practices and procedures. It is now widely recognized that support for teaching and learning needs to take this discipline-specificity into account....

    Published September 17th 2008 by Routledge