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- Wiley 2014; US$ 42.00
Add value to the student experience with purposeful residential programs Grounded in current research and practical experience, Student Learning in College Residence Halls: What Works, What Doesn't, and Why shows how to structure the peer environment in residence halls to advance student learning. Focusing on the application of student learning... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 39.99
Kritzeleien und Graffiti werden alltagstheoretisch als Vandalismus und somit als grundlegend negativ konnotierte Ausdrucksformen bezeichnet. Jedoch lassen sich vandalistische Praktiken als akteursseitige 'Gebrauchsspuren' oder ?Inbesitznahmen? lesen, die im Rahmen dieser Studie als manifester Bestandteil einer Schularchitektur rekonstruiert werden.... more...
- Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 19.21
Neben dem Lebensraum Universität müssen sich ausländische Studierende auch in ihrem privaten (Wohn-)Umfeld integrieren und ein Gefühl des Wohlbefindens entwickeln. Dies ist bedeutsam für den erfolgreichen Studienverlauf. Für ausländische Studierende sind Studentenwohnheime eine beliebte Wohnform und oftmals einzige Wohnmöglichkeit. Einen Blick in die... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 53.95
The time is ripe for interdisciplinary, collaborative approaches to school design. Whatever the current funding limitations, we still need to think about how we design, organise and use space in schools for learning and teaching. This edited book ensures that we don?t start from ground zero in terms of good design. Including chapters from researchers... more...
- Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 54.00
In just four years a modern campus has come into being for the Vienna University of Economics and Business. The master plan by BUSarchitektur provides an urban ?oasis with pavilions in the garden?. The buildings by Zaha Hadid Architects,BUSarchitektur, Atelier Hitoshi Abe, CRAB studio, Estudio Carme Pinós and NO.MAD Arquitectos interact... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 160.00
The great universities of the world are to a large extent defined in the public imagination by their physical form: when people think of a university, they usually think of a distinctive place, rather than about say the teaching or the research that might go on there. This is understandable, both because universities usually stay rooted to the same... more...
- R&L Education 2013; US$ 44.99
Planning Educational Facilities: What Educators Need to Know is a book about planning and the responsibilities educators have in the process of planning for educational facilities. The book covers every aspect of planning that needs to be done to complete any capital improvement project from the assessment of need to the evaluation of the product... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 46.66
Towards a Sustainable University tackles the challenge of sustainability in universities. Universities are also a working environment and an organization in which sustainability can be experienced. This book shows how a sustainable university can shape future citizens and future managers following the sustainable paradigm. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 39.95
The college years can be some of the most vibrant and transformative in an individual?s life, but they are also fraught with uncertainty. The resident advisor or assistant (RA) not only confronts these decisions for him or herself but must also help his or her residents navigate the world of important decisions which the undergraduate experience presents.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95
The direction of higher education is at a crossroads against a background of mounting sustainability-related issues and uncertainties. This book seeks to inspire positive change in higher education by exploring the rich notion of the sustainable university and illustrating pathways through which its potential can be realised. Based on the experience... more...