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- Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 40.00
Many graduate students continue to be regarded as 'apprentices' despite the fact that they are expected to design and teach their own classes, serve on university committees, and conference and publish regularly. The Chronicle of Higher Education reports that the attrition rate for American Ph.D. programmes is at an all-time high, between 40% and... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2006; US$ 55.00
Provides an overview of the changing policies of funding and evaluating university research and analyses how this has impacted on the status and hierarchical positioning of universities in the United Kingdom. more...
- SAGE Publications 2007; US$ 51.00
Organizing and Managing Your Research: A Practical Guide for Postgraduates deals with the practical, day-to-day aspects of managing and organizing research. It focuses on strategies, skills, and systems that increase the efficiency and effectiveness of research practice across all research disciplines. Written in an accessible, non-technical style... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 159.00
This book details the experiences of doctoral students, new academics and senior academics as they engage in their work related to doctoral education. It offers new strategies for improving doctoral education and challenges accepted strategies and practices. more...
- SensePublishers 2011; US$ 49.99
This book attempts to re-imagine the purpose of the doctorate, which has historically been used to prepare leaders who will work to improve the sciences (social and physical), humanities, and professions, while articulating curriculum as a living shape where students, faculty, and institution melded in a humanist and creative process. This idea, seriously... more...
- Ch. Links Verlag 2012; US$ 9.45
Das Betreuungsangebot für Kinder zwischen eins und drei soll in den nächsten Jahren deutlich ausgeweitet werden. Wie schön, sagen die einen: endlich mehr Entlastung für berufstätige Eltern, dazu frühe Bildungschancen und soziale Erfahrungen für die Kinder. Die anderen fürchten, es könnte Kleinkinder überfordern, einen Teil des Tages ohne ihre Eltern... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 30.00
Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Special Publications Series . Graduate school can be an exciting, challenging time for students, but it can be scary and intimidating at the same time. Navigating Graduate School and Beyond: A Career Guide for Graduate Students and a Must Read for Every Advisor outlines the steps and skills... more...
- UPA 2009; US$ 35.99
This book argues that the United States needs an education bill to send more Americans to graduate school in the sciences, technology, and engineering. Graduate schools need to change their culture not only to recruit more women, African-Americans, and Latinos into science, but to promote them to senior faculty positions. more...