Bullying Amongst University Students is a pioneering collection of knowledge and evidence exploring the under-researched phenomenon of bullying in universities. Abusive behaviour amongst young people is a serious and pervasive problem that is exacerbated by the rapid advances in electronic...
To Be Published September 24th 2015 by Routledge
Sharing Spaces and Negotiating Differences
As scholars and administrators have sharpened their focus on higher education beyond trends in access and graduation rates for underrepresented college students, there are growing calls for understanding the experiential dimensions of college life. This contributed book explores what actually...
Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge
Engaging Host Communities
International service learning programs are growing more popular with students looking to advance their skills, knowledge and aptitudes and become global citizens. While the benefits of these programs among students are well documented, little is known about the implications they have on host...
To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge
International students experience triple transitions: moving to a new country, moving to a new educational system and moving to higher educational degree programmes. Within these transitions, they experience differences in the social and organisational cultures, languages, interpersonal...
To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge
Traditional and Innovative Models of Student Affairs Practice, 2nd Edition
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 16th 2013 by Routledge
Context,Theory and Practice
As demand for counselling from students across Higher Education (HE) increases year on year, counselling services are continually seeking to explore creative ways of working under the pressure that results from this rise in client numbers. One of the most frequent responses to increased demand is...
To Be Published November 25th 2015 by Routledge
A Social Psychological Approach
Moving beyond the theories traditionally used to describe college student development, this engaging book introduces social psychological theories that address the most relevant issues in higher education today. Covering theories of ecological systems, sense of belonging, prejudice and...
To Be Published November 11th 2015 by Routledge
Theoretical Perspectives and Practical Approaches for Diverse Populations, 2nd Edition
Student Engagement in Higher Education fills a longstanding void in the higher education and student affairs literature. In the fully revised and updated edition of this important volume, the editors and chapter contributors explore how diverse populations of students experience college differently...
Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, young people aged 18 to 25 are at a significant risk for acquiring and transmitting HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) and other STIs (sexually transmitted infections). Primary developmental processes that place college students...
Published October 10th 2014 by Routledge
Asian American Students in Higher Education offers the first comprehensive analysis and synthesis of existing theory and research related to Asian American students’ experiences in postsecondary education. Providing practical and insightful recommendations, this sourcebook covers a range of topics...
Published November 8th 2013 by Routledge
A Guide to Ensuring Student Success
Black Men in Higher Education bridges theory to practice in order to better prepare practitioners in their efforts to increase the success of Black male students in colleges and universities. In this comprehensive but manageable text, leading researchers J. Luke Wood and Robert T. Palmer highlight...
Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge
A Key to Educational Success for All Students
Belonging – with peers, in the classroom, or on campus – is a crucial part of the college experience. It can affect a student’s degree of academic achievement, or even whether they stay in school. Although much is known about the causes and impact of sense of belonging in students, little is known...
Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge
Elements, Embodiment, and Higher Edutainment
College campuses have become rich sites of hip-hop culture and knowledge production. Despite the attention that campus personnel and researchers have paid to student life, the field of higher education has often misunderstood the ways that hip-hop culture exists in college students’ lives. Based...
Published October 3rd 2011 by Routledge
Offering new insight on Mexican American culture and families, this book provides an interdisciplinary examination of this growing population. Contributors from psychology, education, health, and social science review recent quantitative and qualitative literature on Mexican Americans. Using...
Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge
The most recent addition to the Key Issues on Diverse College Students series, this volume bridges theory to practice in order to help student affairs and higher education professionals understand the needs and experiences of religious minorities on college campuses. Religious Minority Students in...
To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge
Student Veterans and Service Members in Higher Education bridges theory to practice in order to better prepare practitioners in their efforts to increase the success of veteran and military service members in higher education. Bringing together perspectives from a researcher, practitioner, and...
Published December 8th 2014 by Routledge
Supporting Pathways for Success
The most recent addition to the Key Issues on Diverse College Students series, this volume bridges theory to practice in order to help student affairs and higher education professionals who work to support undocumented students in colleges and universities. Bringing together conversations about...
To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge
Critical Perspectives on Prevention and Response
Although awareness of campus sexual assault is at a historic high, institutional responses to incidents of sexual violence remain widely varied. The Crisis of Campus Sexual Violence provides higher education scholars, administrators, and practitioners with a necessary and more holistic...
To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge