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  • Transforming Biologyby Juliet Flesch

    Melbourne University Publishing 2015; Not Available

    Transforming Biology opens a window on the lives and work of the scientists, teachers and students who have contributed to the achievements of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Melbourne. Established in 1938, the department teaches and undertakes research in a discipline that links chemistry, physiology, genetics,... more...

  • Student Power in Africa's Higher Educationby Frederick K. Byaruhanga

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    This book, the first of its kind to treat Uganda, provides a historical analysis of the role of student voices in the development of Uganda's higher education. It not only chronicles incidents of student protests, but also explores and analyses their trigger points as well as the strategies employed by the university, the government, and the students... more...

  • Lessons from Mount Kilimanjaroby Amy Stambach

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 52.95

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Higher Education Management and Operational Researchby

    SensePublishers 2013; US$ 69.95

    Higher Education in the UK operates in a rapidly changing and highly complex environment. Universities need to adapt quickly to this environment and managers must begin to explore ?new angles? and approaches in addressing the challenges they are now facing. This book offers a tool box of metaphors and associative Operational Research (OR) approaches.... more...

  • Engineers in Japan and Britainby Kevin McCormick

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Engineers are a key occupational group in the transformation of the modern world. Contrasts between Japans economic miracle and Britains relative economic decline have often been linked to differences in education, training and employment of engineers. Yet, such views have often rested on little more than colourful anecdotes and selective statistics.... more...

  • The Japanese High Schoolby Shoko Yoneyama

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    For large numbers of school students in Japan school has become a battle field. Recent violent events in schools, together with increasing drop-out rates and bullying are undermining stereotypes about the effectiveness of the Japanese education system. This incisive and original book looks at Japanese high school from a student perspective and contextualises... more...

  • University Unlimitedby Graeme Davison; Kate Murphy

    Allen & Unwin 2012; US$ 36.35

    From student radicalism to global expansion, this is the story of Australia's largest and most international university. more...

  • Education, Social Justice and the Legacy of Deakin Universityby

    SensePublishers 2012; US$ 49.95

    The late Joe Kincheloe once wrote that ?... the amazing Deakin Mafia provided innovative and unprecedented critical scholarship on education for a few short years?. Informed by various theoretical perspectives (eg., critical theory, neo-Marxist, poststructuralist, postcolonial, feminist, critical literacy, Bourdieuian, Foucauldian) key Deakin University... more...

  • Confucianism, Colonialism, and the Cold Warby Grace Ai-Ling Chou

    BRILL 2011; US$ 144.00

    By tracing the history of Hong Kong?s New Asia College from its 1949 establishment through its 1963 incorporation into The Chinese University of Hong Kong, this study examines the interaction of colonial, communist, and cultural forces on the Chinese periphery. more...

  • The University in Africa and Democratic Citizenshipby M. Luescher-Mamashela

    African Minds 2011; US$ 22.80

    Whether and how higher education in Africa contributes to democratisation beyond producing the professionals that are necessary for developing and sustaining a modern political system, remains an unresolved question. This report, then, represents an attempt to address the question of whether there are university specific mechanisms or pathways by which... more...