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  • A Classroom of Oneby Gene I. Maeroff

    St. Martin's Press 2015; US$ 6.79

    A well-known journalist takes a hard look at distance education more...

  • American Higher Education in Crisis?by Goldie Blumenstyk

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 10.99

    A timely primer on the current embattled state of American higher education, this book guides readers through the forces and trends that have brought the education system to this point, and highlights some of the ways they will reshape America's colleges in the years to come more...

  • International Higher Education Volume 1by Philip Altbach

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This encyclopedia is the result of a highly selective enterprise that provides a careful selection of key topics in essays written by top scholars in their fields. Comprehensive and in-depth coverage of a limited number of countries, regions and themes is provided. The essays not only feature statistical and factual information but significant interpretation... more...

  • Collegeby Andrew Delbanco; Andrew Delbanco

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 17.95 US$ 16.33

    As the commercialization of American higher education accelerates, more and more students are coming to college with the narrow aim of obtaining a preprofessional credential. The traditional four-year college experience—an exploratory time for students to discover their passions and test ideas and values with the help of teachers and peers—is in danger... more...

  • College Writing and Beyondby Anne Beaufort

    Utah State University Press 2008; US$ 20.95 US$ 17.81

    Composition research consistently demonstrates that the social context of writing determines the majority of conventions any writer must observe. Still, most universities organize the required first-year composition course as if there were an intuitive set of general writing "skills" usable across academic and work-world settings. In College Writing... more...

  • Universities and the Europe of Knowledgeby Dr Anne Corbett

    Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 120.00

    This is a story of the EC at work over 50 years, seen from the perspective of a developing European higher education policy. The book provides a rich background narrative to current strategic efforts to develop the Europe of Knowledge, and to the Bologna Process. Its analytic interest in ideas and individual 'policy entrepreneurs' underpins the story... more...

  • Debates in the Digital Humanitiesby Matthew K. Gold

    University of Minnesota Press 2012; US$ 105.00 US$ 89.25

    Encompassing new technologies, research methods, and opportunities for collaborative scholarship and open-source peer review, as well as innovative ways of sharing knowledge and teaching, the digital humanities promises to transform the liberal arts—and perhaps the university itself. Indeed, at a time when many academic institutions are facing... more...

  • Lead or Leaveby Roger H. Hull

    Hamilton Books 2012; US$ 29.99

    This book provides a checklist of what works and what does not work for those wanting to lead colleges and universities in the 21st century and those with responsibility for the oversight of those institutions. Importantly, this book also seeks to keep educators on a morally straight course. more...

  • Internationalizing Teacher Education in the United Statesby Beverly D. Shaklee; Supriya Baily

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2012; US$ 80.50

    Internationalizing Teacher Education in the United States offers practical and theoretical explanations of teacher educators’ vital role in the education of culturally diverse student populations in the US. It examines issues surrounding the internationalization of teacher education in the US, explains current barriers to such changes, and offers... more...

  • So You Want to Be a School Board Member?by William Hayes

    R&L Education 2001; US$ 41.50

    Dedicated, informed school board members are basic to school improvement and success. This practical book explains the role of the board member, from election to taking office. Potential board members are introduced to timely issues they are likely to face, including school violence, high-stake testing, curriculum reform, and school choice. In addition... more...