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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 45 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. Hispanic-Serving Institutions

    Advancing Research and Transformative Practice

    Edited by Anne-Marie Núñez, Sylvia Hurtado, Emily Calderón Galdeano

    Despite the increasing numbers of Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) and their importance in serving students who have historically been underserved in higher education, limited research has addressed the meaning of the growth of these institutions and its implications for higher education....

    Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. University Access and Success

    Capabilities, diversity and social justice

    By Merridy Wilson-Strydom

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    The challenge of widening access and participation in higher education in a manner that ensures students are successful in their studies is a major issue globally and a significant research-focus within higher education studies and higher education policy. Similarly, the challenge of...

    Published February 4th 2015 by Routledge

  3. From Vocational to Professional Education

    Educating for social welfare

    Edited by Jens-Christian Smeby, Molly Sutphen

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    One of the most important routes to employment within the social welfare sector worldwide is higher education, which equips students not only with the knowledge for employment, but with the tools to use and build on this knowledge. During the last few decades there has been an academic drift in...

    Published December 16th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Parallels and Responses to Curricular Innovation

    The Possibilities of Posthumanistic Education

    By Brad Petitfils

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    This volume explores two radical shifts in history and subsequent responses in curricular spaces: the move from oral to print culture during the transition between the 15th and 16th centuries and the rise of the Jesuits, and the move from print to digital culture during the transition between the...

    Published November 12th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Fundraising and Institutional Advancement

    Theory, Practice, and New Paradigms

    By Noah D. Drezner, Frances Huehls

    Series: Core Concepts in Higher Education

    In this timely textbook, authors Drezner and Huehls take the interdisciplinary, complex nature of the study of philanthropy and fundraising and apply it to the field of higher education. Covering issues of increasing importance to institutions—including donor cultivation, growth of fundraising at...

    Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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