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  • The Best 382 Colleges, 2018 Editionby Princeton Review; Robert Franek

    Random House Children's Books 2017; US$ 24.99

    NO ONE KNOWS COLLEGES LIKE THE PRINCETON REVIEW! The Princeton Review's college rankings started in 1992 with surveys from 30,000 students. Over 25 years and more than a million student surveys later, we stand by our claim that there is no single “best” college, only the best college  for you … and that  this  is the book that will help you find... more...

  • Constructions of Genderby Pamela L. Eddy

    Wiley 2017; US$ 29.00 US$ 26.10

    This issue provides a launching point for others to expand on research regarding the stubborn persistence of the glass ceiling and thinking about constructions of gender, inclusivity, and strategies to advance equity for all. Tackling new and extended conceptions of gender to include issues facing the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer... more...

  • Intercultural Interventions in Study Abroadby Jane Jackson; Susan Oguro

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 49.95

    As a consequence of globalization and internationalization, there has been a dramatic increase in the number and diversity of students who are gaining international educational experience. Making connections between contemporary study abroad research, theory, and practice, Intercultural Interventions in Study Abroad describes innovative programmes... more...

  • Habits of Mindby William Allen

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Habits of Mind maintains that the fact that almost everyone now goes to college need not be seen as an obstacle to excellence in education. Some critics have insisted that college is not for everyone, but William B. Allen and Carol Allen assert that the college diploma has rightly become as much the norm in this century as the high school diploma was... more...

  • Women in Higher Education, 1850-1970by E. Lisa Panayotidis; Paul Stortz

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This edited collection illustrates the way in which women’s experiences of academe could be both contextually diverse but historically and culturally similar. It looks at both the micro (individual women and universities) and macro-level (comparative analyses among regions and countries) within regional, national, trans-national, and international... more...

  • Globalization and Japanese "Exceptionalism" in Educationby Ryoko Tsuneyoshi

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Globalization is the most common overriding characteristic of our time, with societies all over the world struggling to change their educational systems to meet what are perceived to be the needs of globalization. This book provides an insider's account of how the Japanese educational system is trying to meet that challenge while placing the developments... more...

  • Internationalization and Diversity in Higher Educationby David Killick

    Macmillan Education UK 2017; US$ 44.19

    This timely new book examines the impact of internationalization and diversity in higher education and provides practical guidance on how to manage an increasingly varied range of expectations and needs, and ensure that academic practice best serves the needs of all students across diverse learning spaces. more...

  • Research and Teachingby Angela Brew

    Macmillan Education UK 2017; US$ 47.77

    This book asks how universities can develop the relationship between research and teaching so that research is enhanced and teaching is improved. Using examples, conversations and critical inquiry, it suggests how scholarly knowledge-building communities of both students and academic staff should be developed. more...

  • Engaging Civic Engagementby Chad Woolard

    Lexington Books 2017; US$ 76.00

    Engaging Civic Engagement: Framing the Civic Education Movement in Higher Education provides a comparative analysis of major approaches to civic education in the civic education moment, including implications for higher education. more...

  • The Experimentby Eric Lee

    Zed Books 2017; US$ 18.95

    A remarkable account of the only large-scale attempt in history to create a democratic, non-authoritarian, fullysocialist society. more...