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  • The Coercive Community Collegeby Leah P. Hollis

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2016; US$ 120.99

    Few studies address workplace bullying in American higher education. Leah P.Hollis, EdD, author of Bully in the Ivory Tower addressed the issue of workplace bullying in four-year institutions. This volume, The Coercive Community College, replicates the study to reveal that 64% of community college respondents are affected by workplace bullying. more...

  • Uprooting Sexual Violence in Higher Educationby Amy Murphy; Brian Van Brunt

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 36.95

    With national conversation turned toward sexual assault on college campuses, knowing how to identify, prevent, and address these incidents in a safe, and productive way is essential for administrators and faculty. Uprooting Sexual Violence in Higher Education  provides colleges and universities with a foundational understanding of twelve risk factors... more...

  • Change Management in TVET Collegesby Andre Kraak; Andrew Paterson

    African Minds 2016; US$ 26.00

    The Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) college environment is marked by increasingly stark juxtapositions between what needs to be achieved in the post-school education sector and the increasing difficulty of current conditions. The �triple challenge� of poverty, inequality and unemployment weighs heavily on the social, political... more...

  • Lernen aus biographischer Perspektiveby Benjamin Krasemann

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 41.11

    Benjamin Krasemann setzt an den Herausforderungen einer alternden Gesellschaft an und beschäftigt sich mit den immer populärer werdenden selbstorganisierten gemeinschaftlichen Wohnformen alter Menschen. Dabei geht es um das Wohnen bzw. das gemeinschaftliche Wohnen als Lernprozess. Verbunden wird damit eine noch relativ junge Wohnform im Kontext biographischer... more...

  • Treatment Fidelity in Studies of Educational Interventionby Greg Roberts; Sharon Vaughn; S. Natasha Beretvas; Vivian Wong

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95

    Treatment Fidelity in Studies of Educational Intervention is a detailed guide to the increasing emphasis on methodological rigor and implementation fidelity in educational research. A timely contribution to the field, this book offers practical guidance and systematic research on the nature of implementation fidelity in experimental settings, and... more...

  • The Abandoned Mission in Public Higher Educationby Benjamin P. Bowser

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 75.00

    The debate about how higher education is failing to play a role in reducing inequality often centers on elite colleges, while ignoring the numerous public colleges and universities that educate the majority of our students. This book adds to the discussion by exploring an in-depth case study of the largest public higher educational system in the United... more...

  • The Routledge International Handbook on Narrative and Life Historyby Ivor Goodson; Ari Antikainen; Pat Sikes; Molly Andrews

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    In recent decades, there has been a substantial turn towards narrative and life history study. The embrace of narrative and life history work has accompanied the move to postmodernism and post-structuralism across a wide range of disciplines: sociological studies, gender studies, cultural studies, social history; literary theory; and, most recently,... more...

  • Higher Education Lawby Klinton W. Alexander; Kern Alexander

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 109.95

    This fully revised and updated textbook weaves law into its historical, political, and sociological context, while providing clear explanation of the law as it applies to American colleges and universities. This text draws exclusively on federal and state cases emerging from campuses and includes helpful pedagogical elements--such as chapter outlines,... more...

  • Rethinking Case Study Researchby Lesley Bartlett; Frances Vavrus

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 39.95

    Comparative case studies are an effective qualitative tool for researching the impact of policy and practice in various fields of social research, including education. Developed in response to the inadequacy of traditional case study approaches, comparative case studies are highly effective because of their ability to synthesize information across... more...

  • Theorising Learning to Teach in Higher Educationby Brenda Leibowitz; Vivienne Bozalek; Peter Kahn

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 50.95

    Theorising Learning to Teach in Higher Education provides both lecturers embarking on a career in higher education and established members of staff with the capacity to improve their teaching. The process of learning to teach, and the associated field of professional academic development for teaching, is absolutely central to higher education. Offering... more...