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  1. Developing the Global Student

    Higher education in an era of globalization

    By David Killick

    Series: Internationalization in Higher Education Series

    Developing the Global Student addresses the question of how students of higher education can emerge from their university life better equipped to dwell more effectively, ethically, and comfortably amidst the turmoils of a globalizing world. It does this from a number of theoretical perspectives,...

    Published July 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Global Student Experience

    An International and Comparative Analysis

    By Camille B Kandiko, Mark Weyers

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    There are 100 million students in higher education throughout the world today. This collection provides some indication of what are they are learning and of their wider experiences. It also outlines the changing global context of provision for undergraduate students as countries and universities...

    Published July 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Thomas Jefferson's Philosophy of Education

    A utopian dream

    By M. Andrew Holowchak

    Series: New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

    Thomas Jefferson had a profoundly advanced educational vision that went hand in hand with his political philosophy - each of which served the goal of human flourishing. His republicanism marked a break with the conservatism of traditional non-representative governments, characterized by birth and...

    Published June 30th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Tools for Teaching in an Educationally Mobile World

    By Jude Carroll

    Series: Internationalization in Higher Education Series

    Tools for Teaching in an Educationally Mobile World examines the challenges that undergraduate and postgraduate teachers often encounter when working with students from different national and cultural backgrounds. It focuses on the consequences for interactive teaching and for course design in a...

    Published June 27th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Applied Measurement with jMetrik

    By J. Patrick Meyer

    jMetrik is a computer program for implementing classical and modern psychometric methods. It is designed to facilitate work in a production environment and to make advanced psychometric procedures accessible to every measurement practitioner. Applied Measurement with jMetrik reviews psychometric...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Intercultural Postgraduate Supervision

    Reimagining time, place and knowledge

    By Catherine Manathunga

    The impact of globalisation and aggressive marketing by universities has increased the flow of international or culturally diverse students enrolling in postgraduate research degree programs outside their own countries. As access to postgraduate education widens, more local culturally diverse and...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Governing Cross-Border Higher Education

    By Christopher Ziguras, Grant McBurnie

    Series: Internationalization in Higher Education Series

    Governing Cross-Border Higher Education examines the role of governments in relation to three key aspects of international education: student mobility; migration of international students; and transnational provision through collaboration or branch campuses. The research for this book is informed...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Learning in Landscapes of Practice

    Boundaries, identity, and knowledgeability in practice-based learning

    Edited by Etienne Wenger-Trayner, Mark Fenton-O'Creevy, Steven Hutchinson, Chris Kubiak, Beverly Wenger-Trayner

    If the body of knowledge of a profession is a living landscape of practice, then our personal experience of learning can be thought of as a journey through this landscape. Within Learning in Landscapes of Practice, this metaphor is further developed in order to start an important conversation about...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Bridging the Divide between Faculty and Administration

    A Guide to Understanding Conflict in the Academy

    By James L. Bess, Jay R. Dee

    Conflicts between faculty and administration have become particularly virulent and disruptive in recent years, as institutions have struggled to adapt to intensifying pressures for efficiency and accountability. Analyzing common sources of conflict and challenges on campus that impede attempts to...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Education for Adults

    Volume 2 Opportunities for Adult Education

    Edited by Malcolm Tight

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book opens with a survey of the historical evolution of adult education in the UK and leads on to the study of the structure of adult learning. It discusses distance teaching opportunities such as the Open University and the National Extension College, and face-to-face teaching provision in...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge