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  1. The Global Student Experience

    An International and Comparative Analysis

    By Camille B Kandiko, Mark Weyers

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    There are 100 million students in higher education throughout the world today. This collection provides some indication of what are they are learning and of their wider experiences. It also outlines the changing global context of provision for undergraduate students as countries and universities...

    Published July 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Handbook of Pluralist Economics Education

    Edited by Jack Reardon

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    This book provides a blueprint for those interested in teaching from a pluralist perspective, regardless of ideology. It provides educators, policy makers and students with helpful suggestions for implementing pluralism into pedagogy, by offering detailed suggestions and guidelines for...

    Published June 20th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Education for Adults

    Volume 2 Opportunities for Adult Education

    Edited by Malcolm Tight

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book opens with a survey of the historical evolution of adult education in the UK and leads on to the study of the structure of adult learning. It discusses distance teaching opportunities such as the Open University and the National Extension College, and face-to-face teaching provision in...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Adult Learning in the Social Context

    By Peter Jarvis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book is a logical progression from The Sociology of Adult and Continuing Education. The author takes a completely new approach to the subject and puts forward a model of adult learning which is analysed in depth. This model arises from the results of a research project in which adults analysed...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Power & Authority in British Universities

    By Graeme Moodie, Rowland Eustace

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In facing the question ‘who runs the universities’, the authors have carried out over a period of years an extensive programme of interviews, both formal and informal, as well as a detailed study of documents. Their findings are written up in the language of politics – in terms of power, authority,...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Understanding Staff Development (Routledge Revivals)

    By Graham Webb

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1996, this book charts the philosophical landscape of staff development at a time when the subject of ‘quality’ in university teaching and learning was under examination. Graham Webb considers three main issues in his research. He focuses on what the basis for educational and...

    Published May 14th 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 10th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Ethics and Academic Freedom in Educational Research

    Edited by Pat Sikes, Heather Piper

    Formal ethical review of research proposals is now almost the default requirement for all – staff and students – planning research under the auspices of colleges and universities in many parts of the world. With notable exceptions, the extant literature discussing educational research ethics takes...

    Published April 10th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Approaches to Assessment that Enhance Learning in Higher Education

    Edited by Stylianos Hatzipanagos, Rebecca Rochon

    This book addresses the need to diversify mainstream forms of assessment currently used in Higher Education in order to re-establish the focus on the learning process. Making assessment central to student learning is about returning to what current research emphasises: the primary beneficiary of...

    Published April 10th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Universities and Regional Development

    A Critical Assessment of Tensions and Contradictions

    Edited by Rómulo Pinheiro, Paul Benneworth, Glen A. Jones

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Universities are under increasing pressure to help promote socio-economic growth in their local communities. However until now, no systematic, critical attention has been paid to the factors and mechanisms that currently make this process so daunting. In Universities and Regional Development,...

    Published March 31st 2014 by Routledge

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