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Higher & further education, tertiary education books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Higher & further education, tertiary education category. Presented with a red border are the Higher & further education, tertiary education books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Higher Education in Austerity Europe by Jon (The Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong) Nixon Higher Education in Austerity Europe
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The financial crisis of 2007/2008 prompted governments across Europe to adopt austerity measures aimed at the reduction of their escalating budget deficits. Higher Education in Austerity Europe explores how the resulting cuts in public expenditure - together with the increasing...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Negotiating Learning and Identity in Higher Education Access, Persistence and Retention by Bongi (University of Cape Town, South Africa) Bangeni Negotiating Learning and Identity in Higher Education Access, Persistence and Retention
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While access to higher education has increased globally, student retention has become a major challenge. This book analyses various aspects of the learning pathways of black students from a range of disciplinary backgrounds at a relatively elite, English-medium, historically white...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Perspectives on the Internationalisation of Higher Education by Michael Hoey Perspectives on the Internationalisation of Higher Education

Internationalisation of the contemporary university has become a pervasive and powerful development theme during the past three decades. In many countries, higher education is now a major export industry. The UK has longstanding experience of overseas student recruitment, international partnerships...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

Didactics, Learning and Leadership in Higher Education Understanding Strategy Development by Anna (Lund University, Sweden) Herbert Didactics, Learning and Leadership in Higher Education Understanding Strategy Development
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Didactics, Learning and Leadership in Higher Education presents a new model for understanding development strategies for learning and leadership. It describes a shift in perspectives on teaching practices and develops concepts which facilitate a new discourse; placing learning and teaching...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2017

Didactics, Learning and Leadership in Higher Education Understanding Strategy Development by Anna (Lund University, Sweden) Herbert Didactics, Learning and Leadership in Higher Education Understanding Strategy Development
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Didactics, Learning and Leadership in Higher Education presents a new model for understanding development strategies for learning and leadership. It describes a shift in perspectives on teaching practices and develops concepts which facilitate a new discourse; placing learning and teaching...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/09/2017

Engaging Civic Engagement Framing the Civic Education Movement in Higher Education by Chad Woolard Engaging Civic Engagement Framing the Civic Education Movement in Higher Education

Engaging Civic Engagement: Framing the Civic Education Movement in Higher Education provides a comparative analysis of major approaches to civic education in the civic education moment, including implications for higher education.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

Researching Higher Education in Asia History, Development and Future by Jisun Jung Researching Higher Education in Asia History, Development and Future

This book discusses higher education research as a field of study in Asia. It traces the evolution of research in the field of higher education in several Asian countries, and shares ideas about the evolving higher education research communities in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/09/2017

Creating a Data-Informed Culture in Community Colleges A New Model for Educators by Brad C. Phillips, Jordan E. Horowitz Creating a Data-Informed Culture in Community Colleges A New Model for Educators
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Offers a research-based model and actionable approach for using data strategically at community colleges to increase completion rates as well as other metrics linked to student success. The authors draw from the fields of psychology, neuroscience, and behavioural economics to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

Creating a Data-Informed Culture in Community Colleges A New Model for Educators by Brad C. Phillips, Jordan E. Horowitz Creating a Data-Informed Culture in Community Colleges A New Model for Educators
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Offers a research-based model and actionable approach for using data strategically at community colleges to increase completion rates as well as other metrics linked to student success. The authors draw from the fields of psychology, neuroscience, and behavioural economics to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

The Entrepreneurial Intellectual in the Corporate University by Clyde W. Barrow The Entrepreneurial Intellectual in the Corporate University

This book presents a critical analysis of the corporate university. The author's personal narrative unfolds between the reality of the corporate university and the rhetoric of the entrepreneurial university, which allows the author to reveal how the corporate university is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/09/2017

Further Education Today (1979) A Critical Review by Leonard Cantor Further Education Today (1979) A Critical Review

First published in 1979, this critical review covers further education in England and Wales, giving an overview of its administrative framework. Cantor and Roberts examine education for the sixteen to nineteen age group, giving details on school and college structure...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/09/2017

American Higher Education in the Postwar Era, 1945-1970 by Roger L. Geiger American Higher Education in the Postwar Era, 1945-1970

After World War II, returning veterans with GI Bill benefits ushered in an era of unprecedented growth that fundamentally altered the meaning, purpose, and structure of higher education. This volume explores the multifaceted and tumultuous transformation of American higher education...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2017

American Higher Education in the Postwar Era, 1945-1970 by Roger L. Geiger American Higher Education in the Postwar Era, 1945-1970

After World War II, returning veterans with GI Bill benefits ushered in an era of unprecedented growth that fundamentally altered the meaning, purpose, and structure of higher education. This volume explores the multifaceted and tumultuous transformation of American higher education...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/09/2017

The Europa World of Learning by Europa Publications The Europa World of Learning

Now in its 68th edition, The Europa World of Learning is one of the world's leading reference works. Updated to the highest editorial standards, entries are sourced directly from the organizations to ensure accurate and reliable information. The accreditation status...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

Promoting Equity in Schools Collaboration, inquiry and ethical leadership by Jess Harris, Suzanne Carrington, Mel Ainscow Promoting Equity in Schools Collaboration, inquiry and ethical leadership
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Around the world, countries are searching for ways of making their schools more effective for all children and young people. This book offers a new way of thinking about how to address this challenge. It sees improvement as requiring a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/09/2017

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Autoethnographical Studies in Early Childhood Education Narrating the Heart of Practice by Elizabeth Henderson Autoethnographical Studies in Early Childhood Education Narrating the Heart of Practice

Autoethnography in Early Childhood Education and Care both embraces and explores autoethnography as a methodology in early childhood settings, subsequently broadening discourses within education research through a series of troubling narratives. It breaks new ground for researchers seeking to use...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017

Quality Assurance in Higher Education A Study of Developing Countries by David (Griffith University Australia) Lim Quality Assurance in Higher Education A Study of Developing Countries

This title was first published in 2001. Universities in developing countries have followed their counterparts in developed countries and adopted quality assurance to improve the quality of their activities. This text examines the wisdom of such a move when many...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Global Perspectives on Quality in Higher Education by David Dunkerly Global Perspectives on Quality in Higher Education

This title was first published in 2001: An edited collection of essays from experts in the field of quality assurance in higher education. Each contributor provides a summary of recent developments in the respective countries centred on specific themes. They...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Cheating in College Why Students Do It and What Educators Can Do about It by Donald L. (Rutgers Business School) McCabe, Kenneth D. (Washington State University) Butterfield, Linda Klebe (Disting Trevino Cheating in College Why Students Do It and What Educators Can Do about It
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Based on the authors' multiyear, multisite surveys, Cheating in College quantifies and analyzes student cheating to demonstrate why academic integrity is important and to describe the cultural efforts that are effective in restoring it.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

A Fractured Profession Commercialism and Conflict in Academic Science by David R. Johnson A Fractured Profession Commercialism and Conflict in Academic Science

Focusing on how the profit motive is reshaping higher education and redefining what faculty are supposed to do, this book will appeal to scientists and academics, higher education scholars, university administrators and policy makers, and students considering a career in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

American Academic Cultures A History of Higher Education by Paul H. Mattingly American Academic Cultures A History of Higher Education

At a time when American higher education seems ever more to be reflecting on its purpose and potential, we are more inclined than ever to look to its history for context and inspiration. But that history only helps, Paul H....
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Deep Active Learning Toward Greater Depth in University Education by Kayo Matsushita Deep Active Learning Toward Greater Depth in University Education

This is the first book to connect the concepts of active learning and deep learning, and to delineate theory and practice through collaboration between scholars in higher education from three countries (Japan, the United States, and Sweden) as well as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/10/2017

Complex Cases in Student Affairs Preparing Early Career Professionals for Practice by Michael G. (Slippery Rock University, USA) Ignelzi, Melissa A. (Duquesne University, USA) Rychener, Molly A. (Slippe Mistretta Complex Cases in Student Affairs Preparing Early Career Professionals for Practice
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Complex Cases in Student Affairs provides students and professionals with a deeper understanding of how problems in student affairs might be addressed through application of relevant theory/research and practical considerations of professional practice. Featuring 22 original cases situated at a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/10/2017

Complex Cases in Student Affairs Preparing Early Career Professionals for Practice by Michael G. (Slippery Rock University, USA) Ignelzi, Melissa A. (Duquesne University, USA) Rychener, Molly A. (Slippe Mistretta Complex Cases in Student Affairs Preparing Early Career Professionals for Practice
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Complex Cases in Student Affairs provides students and professionals with a deeper understanding of how problems in student affairs might be addressed through application of relevant theory/research and practical considerations of professional practice. Featuring 22 original cases situated at a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/10/2017

Organizational Theory in Higher Education by Kathleen (University of Vermont, USA) Manning Organizational Theory in Higher Education
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First edition published by Routledge 2013 --T.p. verso.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

Organizational Theory in Higher Education by Kathleen (University of Vermont, USA) Manning Organizational Theory in Higher Education
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First edition published by Routledge 2013 --T.p. verso.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

E-Learning Practice in Higher Education: A Mixed-Method Comparative Analysis by Sayed Hadi Sadeghi E-Learning Practice in Higher Education: A Mixed-Method Comparative Analysis

This book investigates e-learning practices at American and Australian institutes of higher learning, their status quo, best-practice examples, and remaining issues.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2017

International Scholarships in Higher Education Pathways to Social Change by Joan R. Dassin International Scholarships in Higher Education Pathways to Social Change

This book explores the multiple pathways from scholarships for international study to positive social change. Bringing together studies from academic researchers, evaluators and program designers and policymakers from Africa, Asia, Latin and North America, Europe, and Australia, the book compiles...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

Educating for Citizenship and Social Justice Practices for Community Engagement at Research Universities by Tania D. Mitchell Educating for Citizenship and Social Justice Practices for Community Engagement at Research Universities

In this edited volume, authors explore the ways in which departments, programs, and centers at public research universities are working to better engage students in the work of citizenship and social justice.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

Research Methods in Education by Louis Cohen, Lawrence Manion, Keith Morrison Research Methods in Education
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This thoroughly updated eighth edition of the long-running bestseller Research Methods in Education covers the whole range of methods employed by educational research at all stages. Its five main parts cover: the context of educational research; research design; methodologies for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/10/2017

Other books in this genre

Mass Intellectuality and Democratic Leadership in Higher Education by Joss (University of Lincoln, UK) Winn Mass Intellectuality and Democratic Leadership in Higher Education
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Higher education in the UK is in crisis. The idea of the public university is under assault, and both the future of the sector and its relationship to society are being gambled. Higher education is increasingly unaffordable, its historic institutions...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

Higher Education and Social Inequalities University Admissions, Experiences and Outcomes by Richard Waller Higher Education and Social Inequalities University Admissions, Experiences and Outcomes

A university education has long been seen as the gateway to upward social mobility for individuals from lower socio-economic backgrounds, and as a way of reproducing social advantage for the better off. With the number of young people from the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/08/2017

Moocs and Their Afterlives Experiments in Scale and Access in Higher Education by Elizabeth Losh Moocs and Their Afterlives Experiments in Scale and Access in Higher Education

A trio of headlines in the Chronicle of Higher Education seem to say it all: in 2013, A Bold Move Toward MOOCs Sends Shock Waves; in 2014, Doubts About MOOCs Continue to Rise, and in 2015, The MOOC Hype Fades....
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/08/2017

Moocs and Their Afterlives Experiments in Scale and Access in Higher Education by Elizabeth Losh Moocs and Their Afterlives Experiments in Scale and Access in Higher Education

A trio of headlines in the Chronicle of Higher Education seem to say it all: in 2013, A Bold Move Toward MOOCs Sends Shock Waves; in 2014, Doubts About MOOCs Continue to Rise, and in 2015, The MOOC Hype Fades....
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/08/2017

Higher Education Access in the Asia Pacific Privilege or Human Right? by Christopher S. Collins Higher Education Access in the Asia Pacific Privilege or Human Right?

This edited volume offers empirical, evaluative, and philosophical perspectives on the question of higher education as a human right in the Asia Pacific. Although enrollments continue to grow in many higher education systems, protests related to fees and other equity...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/08/2017

Aspirations of Italian-American College Students The Impact of Family Traditions, Mentorship, Career Interventions, and Counseling for Professional Success by Joseph R. Franco Aspirations of Italian-American College Students The Impact of Family Traditions, Mentorship, Career Interventions, and Counseling for Professional Success

The book focuses on a sample of undergraduate university students who attended Pace University to determine the relative significance of ethnicity in the educational and professional options perceived by Italian-American vs. non-Italian-American respondents.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/08/2017

Action Research Communities Professional Learning, Empowerment, and Improvement Through Collaborative Action Research by Craig A. (Arizona State University, USA) Mertler Action Research Communities Professional Learning, Empowerment, and Improvement Through Collaborative Action Research
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Action Research Communities presents a new perspective on two current and proven educational practices: classroom-/school-based action research and professional learning communities. Implementation of one or the other of these practices often results in a variety of possible benefits for the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

Action Research Communities Professional Learning, Empowerment, and Improvement Through Collaborative Action Research by Craig A. (Arizona State University, USA) Mertler Action Research Communities Professional Learning, Empowerment, and Improvement Through Collaborative Action Research
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Action Research Communities presents a new perspective on two current and proven educational practices: classroom-/school-based action research and professional learning communities. Implementation of one or the other of these practices often results in a variety of possible benefits for the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

The Pedagogic Principal by Rodney Evans The Pedagogic Principal

Using an innovative research strategy including empirical, interpretive, and narrative strands, Rod Evans reorients studies of educational administration that have been dominated by organizational theory originating in the world of industry and commerce. Building on a foundation of pedagogical and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Developing Research Writing A Handbook for Supervisors and Advisors by Susan (University of Auckland, New Zealand) Carter Developing Research Writing A Handbook for Supervisors and Advisors
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Developing Research Writing is designed to encourage, inspire and improve the advisory practice of providing writing feedback. This book provides insights and advice that supervisors can use to advance their support of their research students' writing and, at the same...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

Handbook on Measurement, Assessment, and Evaluation in Higher Education by Charles Secolsky Handbook on Measurement, Assessment, and Evaluation in Higher Education

Increased demands for colleges and universities to engage in outcomes assessment for accountability purposes have accelerated the need to bridge the gap between higher education practice and advances in the fields of measurement, assessment, and evaluation. This research handbook provides...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/08/2017

Handbook on Measurement, Assessment, and Evaluation in Higher Education by Charles Secolsky Handbook on Measurement, Assessment, and Evaluation in Higher Education

Increased demands for colleges and universities to engage in outcomes assessment for accountability purposes have accelerated the need to bridge the gap between higher education practice and advances in the fields of measurement, assessment, and evaluation. This research handbook provides...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

Developing Research Writing A Handbook for Supervisors and Advisors by Susan (University of Auckland, New Zealand) Carter Developing Research Writing A Handbook for Supervisors and Advisors
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Developing Research Writing is designed to encourage, inspire and improve the advisory practice of providing writing feedback. This book provides insights and advice that supervisors can use to advance their support of their research students' writing and, at the same...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/08/2017

Funds of Knowledge in Higher Education Honoring Students' Cultural Experiences and Resources as Strengths by Judy Marquez (University of Denver, USA) Kiyama Funds of Knowledge in Higher Education Honoring Students' Cultural Experiences and Resources as Strengths
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Refining and building on the concept in a sophisticated and multidisciplinary way, this book uses a funds of knowledge approach and connects it to other key conceptual frameworks in education to examine issues related to the access and transition to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

Funds of Knowledge in Higher Education Honoring Students' Cultural Experiences and Resources as Strengths by Judy Marquez (University of Denver, USA) Kiyama Funds of Knowledge in Higher Education Honoring Students' Cultural Experiences and Resources as Strengths
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Refining and building on the concept in a sophisticated and multidisciplinary way, this book uses a funds of knowledge approach and connects it to other key conceptual frameworks in education to examine issues related to the access and transition to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/08/2017

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