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Higher Education, Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

Student Affairs

  1. Bullying Among University Students

    Cross-national perspectives

    Edited by Helen Cowie, Carrie Anne Myers

    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

  2. College Students’ Experiences of Power and Marginality

    Sharing Spaces and Negotiating Differences

    Edited by Elizabeth M. Lee, Chaise LaDousa

    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

  3. International Service Learning

    Engaging Host Communities

    Edited by Marianne Larsen

    Series: Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

    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

  4. Multi-Dimensional Transitions of International Students to Higher Education

    Edited by Divya Jindal-Snape, Bart Rienties

    Series: New Perspectives on Learning and Instruction

    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 October 1st 2015 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 16th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Short-term Counselling in Higher Education

    Context,Theory and Practice

    By David Mair

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Student Development Theory in Higher Education

    A Social Psychological Approach

    By Terrell L. Strayhorn

    Series: Core Concepts in Higher Education

    Moving beyond the cognitive and psychosocial development theories traditionally used to describe college student development, Strayhorn introduces theories that address the most important topics in Higher Education today. This book promotes the understanding and application of social psychological...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Student Engagement in Higher Education

    Theoretical Perspectives and Practical Approaches for Diverse Populations, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Stephen John Quaye, Shaun R. Harper

    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

  9. Understanding HIV and STI Prevention for College Students

    Edited by Leo Wilton, Robert T. Palmer, Dina C. Maramba

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    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

  10. Asian American Students in Higher Education

    By Samuel D. Museus

    Series: Key Issues on Diverse College Students

    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

  11. Black Men in Higher Education

    A Guide to Ensuring Student Success

    By J. Luke Wood, Robert T. Palmer

    Series: Key Issues on Diverse College Students

    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

  12. College Students' Sense of Belonging

    A Key to Educational Success for All Students

    By Terrell L. Strayhorn

    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

  13. Hip-Hop Culture in College Students’ Lives

    Elements, Embodiment, and Higher Edutainment

    By Emery Petchauer

    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

  14. Mexican American Children and Families

    Multidisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Yvonne M. Caldera, Eric Lindsey

    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

  15. Religious Minority Students in Higher Education

    By Yoruba Taheerah Mutakabbir, Tariqah A. Nuriddin

    Series: Key Issues on Diverse College Students

    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

  16. Student Veterans and Service Members in Higher Education

    By Jan Arminio, Tomoko Kudo Grabosky, Josh Lang

    Series: Key Issues on Diverse College Students

    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

  17. Undocumented Students in Higher Education

    Supporting Pathways for Success

    By Ryan Gildersleeve, Susana Hernandez

    Series: Key Issues on Diverse College Students

    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

  18. The Crisis of Campus Sexual Violence

    Critical Perspectives on Prevention and Response

    Edited by Sara Carrigan Wooten, Roland W. Mitchell

    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