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  • Bridging Scholarship and Activismby

    Michigan State University Press 2014; US$ 35.95

    This timely book brings together activist scholars from a number of disciplines (political science, geography, sociology, anthropology, and communications) to provide new insights into a growing trend in publicly engaged research and scholarship. Bridging Scholarship and Activism creatively redefines what constitutes activism without limiting it... more...

  • The Art of Lecturingby Parham Aarabi

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 24.00 US$ 19.68

    An accessible, example-based guide to effective strategies for successful academic and business lectures. more...

  • Student Life in a Class Societyby Joan Abbott

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 93.95

    Student Life in a Class Society covers specific topics within the general field of social anthropology. This book discusses the social class composition and influence in the student body of the University of Edinburgh, as well as the motives of students entering the university. This book is composed of four parts, encompassing 16 chapters. The first... more...

  • Complexityby Tom P. Abeles

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 199.00

    We are at a seminal transition point for many institutions. The dinosaurs took millennia to disappear or transform. We should not expect the period of transformation for universities to take that long. And, as with some dinosaurs, we should expect that some will survive relatively unchanged. But for most, in a world made global by the electronic network,... more...

  • The New Normal IIby Tom P. Abeles

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2012; US$ 199.00

    This ebook presents papers which look at the future of education and different perceptions of what will be seen as the 'new normal'. Complementing a 2011 ebook, 'The New Normal', this ebook brings together an international group of eminent authors. more...

  • The Sustainable Learning Communityby John Aber; Tom Kelly; Bruce Mallory

    University of New Hampshire Press 2009; Not Available

    Case studies from the University of New Hampshire explore all the dimensions of sustainability in campus life, combining frugality and creativity more...

  • The Academic Bill of Rights Debateby Stephen H. Aby

    Greenwood Publishing Group 2007; US$ 40.00

    Aby and others provide insight into and understanding of the major issues in the debate over the Academic Bill of Rights and its various legislative initiatives throughout the United States. more...

  • Academic Freedom: A Guide to the Literatureby Stephen Aby; James Kuhn

    ABC-CLIO 2000; US$ 64.00

    The freedom of academics to pursue knowledge and truth in their research, writing, and teaching is a fundamental principle of contemporary higher education in the United States. But this freedom has been hard won and regularly abridged, reinterpreted, and violated. Academic freedom has been central to many issues and controversies in higher education... more...

  • Why Philanthropy Mattersby Zoltan J. Acs

    Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 35.00 US$ 28.00

    Philanthropy has long been a distinctive feature of American culture, but its crucial role in the economic well-being of the nation--and the world--has remained largely unexplored. Why Philanthropy Matters takes an in-depth look at philanthropy as an underappreciated force in capitalism, measures its critical influence on the free-market system,... more...

  • The Making of Chicana/o Studiesby Rodolfo F. Acuņa

    Rutgers University Press 2011; US$ 30.95

    The Making of Chicana/o Studies traces the philosophy and historical development of the discipline from precursor movements to the Civil Rights era to today, focusing on the political machinations in higher education that sought to destroy it. As a renowned leader, activist, scholar, and founding member of the movement to establish this curriculum... more...