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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Critical Realist Activity Theory

    An engagement with critical realism and cultural-historical activity theory

    By Iskra Nunez

    Series: New Studies in Critical Realism and Education (Routledge Critical Realism)

    Critical Realist Activity Theory provides an exciting new contribution to the New Studies in Critical Realism and Education series by showing how the nature of learning is tantamount to the critical realist notion of the dialectic. The science of learning is too important to leave solely to the...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Negotiating the Complexities of Qualitative Research in Higher Education

    Fundamental Elements and Issues, 2nd Edition

    By Susan R. Jones, Vasti Torres, Jan Arminio

    Negotiating the Complexities of Qualitative Research in Higher Education illuminates the complex nature of qualitative research, while attending to issues of application. This text addresses the fundamentals of research through discussion of strategies, ethical issues, and challenges in higher...

    Published July 4th 2013 by Routledge

  6. WTO/GATS and the Global Politics of Higher Education

    By Antoni Verger

    Series: Studies in Higher Education

    Since the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) was created in 1995, there has been international pressure towards the liberalization of education all over the world, as well as new challenges to the traditional internationalization rationale in the field of higher education. Nevertheless,...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Meaning-Centered Education

    International Perspectives and Explorations in Higher Education

    Edited by Olga Kovbasyuk, Patrick Blessinger

    In a time of globally changing environments and economic challenges, many institutions of higher education are attempting to reform by promoting standardization approaches. Meaning-Centered Education explores the counter-tide for an alternative vision of education, where students and instructors...

    Published April 7th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Expanding the Donor Base in Higher Education

    Engaging Non-Traditional Donors

    Edited by Noah D. Drezner

    Winner of the Association of Fundraising Professionals 2014 Skystone Partners Research Prize in Philanthropy and Fundraising Traditionally, institutions have relied on wealthy White men to reach their fundraising goals. But as state investment in public higher education lessens and institutions...

    Published April 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Sociology of Higher Education

    Reproduction, Transformation and Change in a Global Era

    Edited by Miriam David, Rajani Naidoo

    The Sociology of Higher Education: Reproduction, Transformation and Change in a Global Era provides an exciting and conceptually rich approach to the sociology of higher education. It offers innovative perspectives on the future of universities within the new and emerging research sub-field of the...

    Published March 17th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Future University

    Ideas and Possibilities

    Edited by Ronald Barnett

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Winner of the Comparative and International Education Society Higher Education Special Interest Group Best Book Award for 2014! As universities increasingly engage with the world beyond the classroom and the campus, those who work within higher education are left to examine how the university’s...

    Published February 13th 2013 by Routledge