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Forthcoming Study of Higher Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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...

    To Be Published September 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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...

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 in the 15th century and the rise of he Jesuits (who created the first "global network" of education), and the move from print to digital culture in the 20th century...

    To Be Published December 16th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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...

    To Be Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Preparing Students for Life Beyond College

    A Meaning-Centered Vision for Holistic Teaching and Learning

    By Robert J. Nash, Jennifer J.J. Jang 張文馨

    At a time when STEM research and new technologies are dominating the curricula of colleges and universities, this important book refocuses the conversation on holistic education for all students. Organized around the important and difficult questions that students face, Preparing Students for Life...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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....

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Democratizing Higher Education

    International Comparative Perspectives

    Edited by Patrick Blessinger, John P. Anchan

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Decision-Making for College Success

    Behavioral Insights to Improve Access and Persistance

    Edited by Ben Castleman, Saul Schwartz, Sandy Baum

    Gaps in postsecondary educational attainment across income groups remain, despite the provisions in financial aid, a flood of information about postsecondary education, and quality of academic support for students who are under-prepared for college. This volume advances the idea that the efficacy...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Affirmative Action and Racial Equity

    Considering the Fisher Case to Forge the Path Ahead

    Edited by Uma M. Jayakumar, Liliana Garces

    In summer of 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision in Fisher v. University of Texas, a highly anticipated case that educational and legal scholars believed would determine the fate of affirmative action admissions policies nationwide. While the decision was not the clear game-changer s...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. A People’s History of American Higher Education

    By Philo Hutcheson

    Series: Core Concepts in Higher Education

    This essential history of American higher education builds from the ground up, shedding light on the full, diverse of range of institutions—including small liberal arts schools, junior and community colleges, and state colleges—that have been instrumental in creating the higher education system we...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge