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  • Attracting and Retaining Women in STEMby Joy Gaston Gayles

    Wiley 2011; US$ 29.00

    Editor's Notes 1 Joy Gaston Gayles 1. Major Selection and Persistence for Women in STEM 5 Casey A. Shapiro, Linda J. Sax This chapter discusses key factors related to gender differences in selection and persistence in STEM fields of study. The chapter concludes with recommendations for institutional research and future studies on women's... more...

  • Debates in the Digital Humanitiesby Matthew K. Gold

    University of Minnesota Press 2012; US$ 105.00

    Encompassing new technologies, research methods, and opportunities for collaborative scholarship and open-source peer review, as well as innovative ways of sharing knowledge and teaching, the digital humanities promises to transform the liberal arts—and perhaps the university itself. Indeed, at a time when many academic institutions are facing... more...

  • Lead or Leaveby Roger H. Hull

    Hamilton Books 2012; US$ 26.99

    This book provides a checklist of what works and what does not work for those wanting to lead colleges and universities in the 21st century and those with responsibility for the oversight of those institutions. Importantly, this book also seeks to keep educators on a morally straight course. more...

  • Internationalizing Teacher Education in the United Statesby Beverly D. Shaklee; Supriya Baily

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2012; US$ 69.99

    Internationalizing Teacher Education in the United States offers practical and theoretical explanations of teacher educators? vital role in the education of culturally diverse student populations in the US. It examines issues surrounding the internationalization of teacher education in the US, explains current barriers to such changes, and offers... more...

  • So You Want to Be a School Board Member?by William Hayes

    R&L Education 2001; US$ 34.99

    Dedicated, informed school board members are basic to school improvement and success. This practical book explains the role of the board member, from election to taking office. Potential board members are introduced to timely issues they are likely to face, including school violence, high-stake testing, curriculum reform, and school choice. In addition... more...

  • Professing Feminismby Daphne Patai; Noretta Koertge

    Lexington Books 2003; US$ 47.99

    In this new and expanded edition of their controversial 1994 book, the authors update their analysis of what's gone wrong with Women's Studies programs. Their three new chapters provide a devastating and detailed examination of the routine practices found in feminst teaching and research. more...

  • The Rising Costs of Higher Educationby John Thelin

    ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 58.00

    ? Provides prospective college students and their families with the information needed to clearly understand the complexities of the costs of attending college ? Includes original essays on the costs of higher education contributed by ten outstanding policy experts in the field ? Supplies important historical context on the contemporary issue... more...

  • University Expansion in a Changing Global Economyby Martin Carnoy; Prashant Loyalka; Maria Dobryakova; Rafiq Dossani; Isak Froumin; Katherine Kuhns; Jandhyala Tilak; Rong Wang

    Stanford University Press 2013; US$ 60.00

    This is a study of higher education in the world's four largest developing economies?Brazil, Russia, India, and China. Already important players globally, by mid-century, they are likely to be economic powerhouses. But whether they reach that level of development will depend in part on how successfully they create quality higher education that puts... more...

  • The Best Dang Job in the Worldby William D. Rezak

    Hamilton Books 2013; US$ 24.99

    In The Best Dang Job in the World , Bill Rezak creates a fictional campus to highlight characteristics, attributes, and behaviors helpful to success in leading an institution of higher learning. This is a must read for anyone aspiring to or currently in academic leadership. more...

  • Funding the Futureby Alison R. Bernstein

    R&L Education 2013; US$ 64.99

    This book discusses the complex relationship of philanthropy to higher education both in historic perspective and in the present. It provides a road map for understanding philanthropy?s influence on American higher education. more...