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- Stylus Publishing 2002; US$ 21.95
*Looks at the economic trends impacting Asian women and subcontracted labor, illuminating the lives of the millions of women struggling in low-wage jobs *Presents case studies from Pakistan, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, and India *Provides examples of strategic responses from NGOs, unions, and activists The Hidden Assembly Line studies the impact... more...
- Stylus Publishing 2006; US$ 24.95
In recent years, a "democratic entitlement" doctrine, in which citizens have a universal right to be governed according to democratic standards, has begun to take form in international law. Acceptance of this doctrine is widely, but not fully, shared throughout the world. Developing a global consensus on democratic entitlement has been, and continues... more...
- Stylus Publishing 2007; US$ 50.00
In Surrogates of the State Jennings explores the delicate relationship between development NGOs and the states they work in using his exhaustive and illuminating case study of Tanzania in the 1960s and 70s. During that time Tanzania instituted the rural socialist Ujamaa program, resulting in the forced resettlement of 6 million people to villages,... more...
- Stylus Publishing 2007; US$ 25.95
Twinning Faith and Development documents the operation of a project in which two Catholic churches - one in the U.S. and one in Haiti - partner to spur development in Haiti. Little is known about the functioning of grassroots initiatives led by those without formal training or professional experience in conventional development, even though these direct... more...
- Stylus Publishing 2012; US$ 27.99
"This volume examines how colleges and universities are using the Center for Urban Education's Equity Scorecard to create racial equity on campus. With in-depth examinations of the Equity Scorecard process as well as reflections from practitioner teams and researchers, the book is a testament to the role thoughtful data assessment can play in generating... more...
- Stylus Publishing 2012; US$ 23.99
This practical handbook for designing and teaching hybrid or blended courses focuses on outcomes-based practice. It reflects the author?s experience of having taught over 70 hybrid courses and having worked for three years in the Learning Technology Center at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, a center that is recognized as a leader in the field... more...
- Stylus Publishing 2012; US$ 18.99
?Rendón?s book, is the Pedagogy of the Oppressed for our time, bringing the lenses of feminist, postmodernist, anticolonial, and critical theory to bear on liberatory education.??Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning "An important, thought-provoking, and unique addition to the literature on teaching, learning, and the academic life." ?The... more...
- Stylus Publishing 2012; US$ 25.99
Team-Based Learning (TBL) is a unique, powerful, and proven form of small-group learning that is being increasingly adopted in higher education. Teachers who use TBL report high levels of engagement, critical thinking, and retention among their students. TBL has been used successfully in both small and large classes, in computer-supported and online... more...
- Stylus Publishing 2012; US$ 15.99
Reviews of the first edition: ?Filled with enough advice to help keep one engaged and productive for an entire academic career.??The Journal of Scholarly Publishing ?We plan to buy one of these for each of our incoming faculty and doctoral students. Take a look. It?s a wonderful read.??The Review of Higher Education "This manual's strength is in... more...
- Stylus Publishing 2012; US$ 37.99
This book is the culmination of three years? work by teams from eight institutions in five different European and North American countries. The teams included faculty developers, professors, and graduate students interested in developing and disseminating a more profound understanding of university-level pedagogy. The purpose of the project was,... more...