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  1. The Routledge International Handbook of Higher Education

    Edited by Malcolm Tight, Ka Ho Mok, Jeroen Huisman, Christopher Morphew

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    This volume is a detailed and up-to-date reference work providing an authoritative overview of the main issues in higher education around the world today. Consisting of newly commissioned chapters and impressive journal articles, it surveys the state of the discipline and includes the examination...

    Published April 12th 2009 by Routledge

  2. College Organization and Professional Development

    Integrating Moral Reasoning and Reflective Practice

    By Edward St. John

    A thought-provoking textbook written for students enrolled in graduate Higher Education and Student Affairs Masters and PhD programs, College Organization and Professional Development focuses on the framing of critical issues in organization practice, the gaps between moral beliefs and...

    Published March 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  3. Does Quality Pay?

    Benefits of Attending a High-Cost, Prestigious College

    By Liang Zhang

    Previous research has generally shown a very small although statistically significant economic benefit from attending high-quality colleges. This small effect was at odds with what students' college choice and various social theories would seem to suggest. This study sought to reconcile the...

    Published March 16th 2009 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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