The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

Most popular at the top

  • The Foundations of Researchby J. Grix

    Palgrave Macmillan Ltd. 2004; US$ 33.00

    This book offers advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students with an accessible introduction to the foundations of research in the human sciences. It covers the tools, terminology and research perspectives that researchers and students will need to know in order to (i) engage in academic debate, (ii) successfully complete their long essays, dissertations... more...

  • Surviving First Year Uniby Lauren Williams; John Germov

    Allen & Unwin 2001; US$ 18.13

    A user-friendly and up to date guide for all new university students more...

  • University Rankingsby Jung Cheol Shin; Robert K. Toutkoushian; Ulrich Teichler

    Springer 2011; US$ 179.00

    This ground-breaking and exhaustive analysis of university ranking surveys scrutinizes their theoretical bases, methodological issues, societal impact, and policy implications, providing readers with a deep understanding of these controversial comparators. The authors propose that university rankings are misused by policymakers and institutional leaders... more...

  • Transformative Learning Through Engagementby Jane Fried

    Stylus Publishing 2012; US$ 23.99

    Jane Fried’s overarching message is that higher education is based on a profoundly outdated industrial model of the purpose and delivery of learning, and needs urgently to be changed. Student affairs professionals and academic faculty have become frustrated with the alienation of so many students from academic learning who cannot see its connection... more...

  • Helping Doctoral Students Writeby Barbara Kamler; Pat Thomson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 52.95

    Helping Doctoral Students Write offers a proven approach to effective doctoral writing. By treating research as writing and writing as research, the authors offer pedagogical strategies for doctoral supervisors that will assist the production of well-argued and lively dissertations. It is clear that many doctoral candidates find research writing... more...

  • Organizing and Managing Your Researchby Renata Phelps; Kath Fisher; Allan H Ellis

    SAGE Publications 2007; US$ 64.00

    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...

  • The Skillful Teacherby Stephen D. Brookfield

    Wiley 2015; US$ 28.00

    It is not easy to teach well. Stephen Brookfield describes teaching as resembling a kind of "muddling through" that involves us negotiating moments of surprise as we learn our own truth about the realities of the classroom or online experience. But that doesn't mean that great teaching can't be achieved. Four core assumptions inform... more...

  • Dual Enrollment Policies, Pathways, and Perspectivesby Jason L. Taylor; Joshua Pretlow

    Wiley 2015; US$ 29.00

    Looking to develop new dual enrollment programs or adapt and revamp an existing dual enrollment programs at a community college? This volume addresses the critical issues and topics of dual enrollment practices and policies, including: state policies that regulate dual enrollment practice and the influence of state policy on local practice, ... more...

  • Enhancing and Expanding Undergraduate Researchby Mitchell Malachowski; Jeffrey M. Osborn; Kerry K. Karukstis; Elizabeth L. Ambos

    Wiley 2015; US$ 29.00

    Undergraduate research is a high-impact practice that sparks students? interest in learning, and it improves retention, student success, graduation rates, and postgraduation achievement. Many individual campuses have offered these programs for several years, and the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) has partnered with state systems of higher... more...

  • Learning Communities from Start to Finishby Mimi Benjamin

    Wiley 2015; US$ 29.00

    While the phrase ?learning communities? has various definitions, at the heart of all programs is the goal of enhancing the student learning experience in the community of others. This volume provides valuable information about learning communities--from start to finish--including: ? historical and theoretical foundations that guide these programs,... more...