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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 40 new and published books in the subject of Study of Higher Education — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Learning Through Supervised Practice in Student Affairs

    2nd Edition

    By Steven M. Janosik, Diane L. Cooper, Sue A. Saunders, Joan B. Hirt

    For future student affairs professionals and higher education administrators, the supervised practice experience is where theory learned in the classroom is put into practice. Learning through Supervised Practice in Student Affairs assists students in applying leadership, advising, conflict...

    Published July 13th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Internationalisation of Higher Education

    Towards a new research agenda in critical higher education studies

    Edited by Eva Hartmann

    We are in the middle of a fundamental transformation of the global order which is challenging the supremacy of the USA, and to a certain extent of Europe, in economic and also in normative terms. The financial crisis has further accentuated this shift in the post-Cold War architecture, with...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Student Voices on Inequalities in European Higher Education

    Challenges for theory, policy and practice in a time of change

    Edited by Fergal Finnegan, Barbara Merrill, Camilla Thunborg

    Series: Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

    This book focuses on the voices and experiences of non-traditional students in European higher education. It examines the impact that access to higher education is having on these students’ lives and discusses what this tells us about European education and society. In particular, it explores the...

    Published March 12th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Tribes and Territories in the 21st Century

    Rethinking the significance of disciplines in higher education

    Edited by Paul Trowler, Murray Saunders, Veronica Bamber

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    The ‘tribes and territories’ metaphor for the cultures of academic disciplines and their roots in different knowledge characteristics has been used by those interested in university life and work since the early 1990s. This book draws together research, data and theory to show how higher education...

    Published December 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  5. One Size Does Not Fit All

    Traditional and Innovative Models of Student Affairs Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Kathleen Manning, Jillian Kinzie, John H Schuh

    In the day-to-day work of higher education administration, student affairs professionals know that different institutional types—whether a small liberal arts college, a doctoral intensive institution, or a large private university—require different practical approaches. Despite this, most student...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  6. College Counseling for Admissions Professionals

    Improving Access and Retention

    By Nathan J. Daun-Barnett, Carl W. Behrend, Cory M. Bezek

    College Counseling for Admissions Professionals is a much-needed resource to guide college admissions professionals in helping students navigate the college choice process. This research-based book prepares college admissions professionals to not only be marketers of their institution, but also...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  7. A History of Higher Education Exchange

    China and America

    By Teresa Brawner Bevis

    Series: Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

    Weakened by two Opium Wars and a succession of internal rebellions in the mid-1800s, China’s imperial leaders made a historic decision—to break a tradition of isolation and seek education outside the homeland’s borders. In time, an acquisition of science and technology from the...

    Published October 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  8. China's Higher Education Reform and Internationalisation

    Edited by Janette Ryan

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    Despite radical and fundamental reform of the Chinese higher education system, very little is known about this outside China. The past decade has seen radical reform of all levels of China’s education system as it attempts to meet changing economic and social needs and aspirations: this has...

    Published September 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  9. Diversity and Inclusion on Campus

    Supporting Racially and Ethnically Underrepresented Students

    By Rachelle Winkle-Wagner, Angela M. Locks

    Series: Core Concepts in Higher Education

    As scholars and practitioners in higher education attempt to embrace and lead diversity efforts, it is imperative that they have an understanding of the issues that affect historically underrepresented students. Using an intersectional approach that connects the categories of race, class, and...

    Published September 4th 2013 by Routledge

  10. How Colleges Change

    Understanding, Leading, and Enacting Change

    By Adrianna Kezar

    Higher education is in an unprecedented time of change and reform. To address these challenges, university leaders tend to focus on specific interventions and programs, but ignore the change processes and the contexts that would lead to success. Joining theory and practice, How Colleges Change...

    Published September 2nd 2013 by Routledge