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  • 2000 Tips for Lecturersby Phil Race

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 61.95

    Brings together a range of expert tips and guidance for all those lecturing and teaching in higher education. With ideas on all aspects of HE teaching, it covers a range of issues that can crop up in daily working life, and is both a lifeline to new teachers and a handy sourcebook and refresher for more experienced educators. more...

  • Human development and capabilities: Re-imagining the university of the twenty-first centuryby Alejandra Boni; Melanie Walker

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    Human Development and Capabilities imaginatively applies a theoretical framework to universities as institutions and social practices from human development and the capability approach, attempting to show how universities might advance equalities rather than necessarily widen them, and how they can contribute to a sustainable and democratic society.... more...

  • Meaning-Centered Educationby Olga Kovbasyuk; Patrick Blessinger

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 45.95

    In a time of globally changing environments and economic challenges, many institutions of higher education are attempting to reform by promoting standardization approaches. Meaning-Centered Education explores the counter-tide for an alternative vision of education, where students and instructors engage in open meaning-making processes and self-organizing... more...

  • Expanding the Donor Base in Higher Educationby Noah D. Drezner

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95

    Winner of the Association of Fundraising Professionals 2014 Skystone Partners Research Prize in Philanthropy and Fundraising Traditionally, institutions have relied on wealthy White men to reach their fundraising goals. But as state investment in public higher education lessens and institutions look to philanthropy to move from excellence to eminence,... more...

  • A Faculty Guide for Succeeding in Academeby Darla J. Twale

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 34.95

    All too often a culture of silence permeates academia, where faculty and administrators ignore or misunderstand difficult situations. A Faculty Guide for Succeeding in Academe is a practical guide for prospective and current faculty that addresses real, complex issues that are too often left unexamined. Chapters explore typical aspects of the faculty... more...

  • Educational Assessment, Evaluation and Research: The selected works of Mary E. Jamesby Mary E. James

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 160.00

    In the World Library of Educationalists , international experts themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces ? extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and practical contributions ? so the world can read them in a single manageable volume, allowing readers to follow... more...

  • Community Colleges and STEMby Robert T. Palmer; J. Luke Wood

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    As United States policymakers and national leaders are increasing their attention to producing workers skilled in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), community colleges are being called on to address persistence of minorities in these disciplines. In this important volume, contributors discuss the role of community colleges in... more...

  • The Hidden Iviesby Howard Greene; Matthew W. Greene

    HarperCollins 2010; Not Available

    Based on Howard and Matthew Greenes' years of counseling experience, as well as exclusive surveys and interviews with students, college presidents, deans of faculty, and other administrators, The Hidden Ivies presents an inside perspective of these 50 renowned academic institutions. In this fully revised and updated edition, premier educational... more...

  • Negotiating the Complexities of Qualitative Research in Higher Educationby Susan R. Jones; Vasti Torres; Jan Arminio

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 46.95

    Negotiating the Complexities of Qualitative Research in Higher Education illuminates the complex nature of qualitative research, while attending to issues of application. This text addresses the fundamentals of research through discussion of strategies, ethical issues, and challenges in higher education. In addition to walking through the methodological... more...

  • Diversity and Inclusion on Campusby Rachelle Winkle-Wagner; Angela M. Locks

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95

    As scholars and practitioners in higher education attempt to embrace and lead diversity efforts, it is imperative that they have an understanding of the issues that affect historically underrepresented students. Using an intersectional approach that connects the categories of race, class, and gender, Diversity and Inclusion on Campus comprehensively... more...