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  • Challenges in Writing Your Dissertationby Noelle Sterne

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 33.99

    In Challenges in Writing Your Dissertation: Coping With the Emotional, Interpersonal, and Spiritual Struggles, Noelle Sterne, Ph.D., demystifies the dissertation-writing process. She offers practical strategies so this often overwhelming process becomes less intimidating to doctoral candidates. Sterne addresses common fears and hurdles students... more...

  • Privilege and Prejudiceby Clifton R. Wharton

    Michigan State University Press 2015; US$ 27.95

    Privilege and Prejudice is a stereotype-defying autobiography. It reveals a Black man whose good fortune in birth and heritage and opportunity of time and place helped him to forge breakthroughs in four separate careers. Clifton R. Wharton Jr. entered Harvard at age 16. The first Black student accepted to the School of Advanced International Studies... more...

  • Alternative Solutions to Higher Education?s Challengesby Laura M. Harrison; Peter C. Mather

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 47.95

    Moving beyond critique, Alternative Solutions to Higher Education?s Challenges uses an appreciative approach to highlight what is working in colleges and universities and offers an examination of how institutions can improve practice. Drawing on examples and cases from real higher education institutions, this book offers a solution-focused framework... more...

  • Culture, Capitals and Graduate Futuresby Ciaran Burke

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 48.95

    In a time of too many graduates for too few jobs, and in a context where applicants have similar levels of educational capital, what other factors influence graduate career trajectories? Based on the life history interviews of graduates and framed through a Bourdieusian sociological lens, Culture, Capitals and Graduate Futures explores the continuing... more...

  • Teaching for Learningby Claire Howell Major; Michael S. Harris; Todd Zakrajsek

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 39.95

    Despite a growing body of research on teaching methods, instructors lack a comprehensive resource that highlights and synthesizes proven approaches. Teaching for Learning fills that gap. Each of the one hundred and one entries: describes an approach and lists its essential features and elements demonstrates how that approach has been used... more...

  • Billion-Dollar Ballby Gilbert M. Gaul

    Penguin Publishing Group 2015; US$ 27.95

    ?A penetrating examination of how the elite college football programs have become ?a giant entertainment businesses that happened to do a little education on the side.?? ? Mark Kram , The New York Times Two-time Pulitzer-Prize-winning journalist Gilbert M. Gaul offers a riveting and sometimes shocking look inside the money culture of college... more...

  • The New Advisor Guidebookby Pat Folsom; Franklin Yoder; Jennifer E. Joslin

    Wiley 2015; US$ 55.00

    This is an exciting time to be an academic advisor?a time in which global recognition of the importance of advising is growing, research affirms the critical role advising plays in student success, and institutions of higher education increasingly view advising as integral to their missions and essential for improving the quality of students' educational... more...

  • Research in the College Contextby Frances K. Stage; Kathleen Manning

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 47.95

    Research in the College Context, 2 nd Edition provides faculty, students, practitioners, and researchers in the college environment with a manual of diverse approaches and methods for researching higher education and college students. The text offers the reader a variety of qualitative and quantitative research tools including interviewing, surveys,... more...

  • Latin America 2015-2016by Blair Turner

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 19.99

    A comprehensive, timely, and entertaining account of the political, cultural, and economic dynamics of more than thirty discrete countries of the Western Hemisphere, this book is updated each year, providing students with the most recent information possible. The information is presented in an objective, balanced, non-ideological context, allowing... more...