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Product Description: Global rankings and the Geopolitics of Higher Education is an examination of the impact and influence that university rankings have had on higher education, policy and public opinion in recent years. Bringing together some of the most informed authorities on this very complex issue, this edited collection of specially commissioned chapters examines the changes affecting higher education and the implications for society and the economy...read more
By Ellen Hazelkorn (editor)

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9781138828117 | Routledge, January 6, 2017, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Global rankings and the Geopolitics of Higher Education is an examination of the impact and influence that university rankings have had on higher education, policy and public opinion in recent years.

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9781138828124 | Routledge, October 8, 2017, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Global rankings and the Geopolitics of Higher Education is an examination of the impact and influence that university rankings have had on higher education, policy and public opinion in recent years.

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Product Description: Learning Architectures in Higher Education restores criticality and rigour to the study of communities of practice as a means of understanding learning, acknowledging that this is one of the most influential and widely used theories of learning to emerge during the last 30 years but one that has been misapplied and diluted...read more

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9781474261692 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 23, 2017, cover price $128.00 | About this edition: Learning Architectures in Higher Education restores criticality and rigour to the study of communities of practice as a means of understanding learning, acknowledging that this is one of the most influential and widely used theories of learning to emerge during the last 30 years but one that has been misapplied and diluted.

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Product Description: This book offers systematic instruction and evidence-based guidance to academic authors. It demystifies scholarly writing and helps build both confidence and skill in aspiring and experienced authors. The first part of the book focuses on the author’s role, writing’s risks and rewards, practical strategies for improving writing, and ethical issues...read more

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9783319316482, titled "Writing for Publication: Transitions and Tools That Support Scholars’ Success" | Springer Verlag, June 13, 2016, cover price $89.99 | About this edition: This book offers systematic instruction and evidence-based guidance to academic authors.

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Product Description: Create campuses inclusive and supportive of disabled students, staff, and faculty Disability in Higher Education: A Social Justice Approach examines how disability is conceptualized in higher education and ways in which students, faculty, and staff with disabilities are viewed and served on college campuses...read more

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9781118018224 | Jossey-Bass Inc Pub, March 6, 2017, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Create campuses inclusive and supportive of disabled students, staff, and faculty Disability in Higher Education: A Social Justice Approach examines how disability is conceptualized in higher education and ways in which students, faculty, and staff with disabilities are viewed and served on college campuses.

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Product Description: Focused on the writing process, A Guide to Supervising Non-native English Writers of Theses and Dissertations presents approaches that can be employed by supervisors to help address the writing issues or difficulties that may emerge during the provisional and confirmation phases of the thesis/dissertation journey...read more

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9780415631808 | Routledge, March 1, 2017, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Focused on the writing process, A Guide to Supervising Non-native English Writers of Theses and Dissertations presents approaches that can be employed by supervisors to help address the writing issues or difficulties that may emerge during the provisional and confirmation phases of the thesis/dissertation journey.

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9780415631815 | Routledge, March 1, 2017, cover price $45.95 | About this edition: Focused on the writing process, A Guide to Supervising Non-native English Writers of Theses and Dissertations presents approaches that can be employed by supervisors to help address the writing issues or difficulties that may emerge during the provisional and confirmation phases of the thesis/dissertation journey.

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Product Description: Digital Technologies and Change in Education provides professionals and other leaders with a road map of the processes of change for teachers, schools, universities, and educational systems, including extensive case studies and evidence that clarify the benefits and challenges of digital technologies in education...read more

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9781138195813 | Routledge, February 15, 2017, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Digital Technologies and Change in Education provides professionals and other leaders with a road map of the processes of change for teachers, schools, universities, and educational systems, including extensive case studies and evidence that clarify the benefits and challenges of digital technologies in education.

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9781138195820 | Reprint edition (Routledge, February 15, 2017), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Digital Technologies and Change in Education provides professionals and other leaders with a road map of the processes of change for teachers, schools, universities, and educational systems, including extensive case studies and evidence that clarify the benefits and challenges of digital technologies in education.

By Jung Cheol Shin (editor) and Pedro Teixeira (editor)

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9789401789066 | Har/psc edition (Springer Verlag, November 12, 2018), cover price $2640.00
9789401789042 | Springer Verlag, February 14, 2017, cover price $1750.00

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Product Description: A devastating analysis of what is happening to our universitiesDoes “marketization” threaten to destroy what we most value about education? Will this new era of “accountability” distort what it purports to measure? What do we mean by a “public” system of higher education and how should we defend it? Globalization has transformed the economic horizon...read more

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9781786631398 | Verso Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A devastating analysis of what is happening to our universitiesDoes “marketization” threaten to destroy what we most value about education?

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Product Description: Over the years, American colleges and universities have made various efforts to provide prisoners with access to education. However, few of these outreach programs presume that incarcerated men and women can rise to the challenge of a truly rigorous college curriculum...read more

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9780813584126 | Rutgers Univ Pr, February 1, 2017, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Over the years, American colleges and universities have made various efforts to provide prisoners with access to education.

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Product Description: e-Learning Ecologies explores transformations in the patterns of pedagogy that accompany e-learning―the use of computing devices that mediate or supplement the relationships between learners and teachers―to present and assess learnable content, to provide spaces where students do their work, and to mediate peer-to-peer interactions...read more

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9781138193710 | Routledge, February 1, 2017, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: e-Learning Ecologies explores transformations in the patterns of pedagogy that accompany e-learning―the use of computing devices that mediate or supplement the relationships between learners and teachers―to present and assess learnable content, to provide spaces where students do their work, and to mediate peer-to-peer interactions.

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9781138193727 | Routledge, February 1, 2017, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: e-Learning Ecologies explores transformations in the patterns of pedagogy that accompany e-learning―the use of computing devices that mediate or supplement the relationships between learners and teachers―to present and assess learnable content, to provide spaces where students do their work, and to mediate peer-to-peer interactions.

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Product Description: The modern research university is a global institution with a rich history that stretches into an ivy-laden past, but for as much as we think we know about that past, most of the writings that have recorded it are scattered across many archives and, in many cases, have yet to be translated into English...read more
By Louis Menand (editor)

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9780226414683 | Univ of Chicago Pr, January 13, 2017, cover price $97.50 | About this edition: The modern research university is a global institution with a rich history that stretches into an ivy-laden past, but for as much as we think we know about that past, most of the writings that have recorded it are scattered across many archives and, in many cases, have yet to be translated into English.

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9780226414713 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, January 13, 2017), cover price $32.50 | About this edition: The modern research university is a global institution with a rich history that stretches into an ivy-laden past, but for as much as we think we know about that past, most of the writings that have recorded it are scattered across many archives and, in many cases, have yet to be translated into English.

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Product Description: Many higher education academics and administrators have only vague notions about how the federal government makes regulations governing colleges and universities in the United States, and yet these regulations control many important aspects of the operation of these institutions...read more

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9781421421469 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, January 2, 2017, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Many higher education academics and administrators have only vague notions about how the federal government makes regulations governing colleges and universities in the United States, and yet these regulations control many important aspects of the operation of these institutions.

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Product Description: Graduate & Professional Programs: An Overview 2017 contains more than 2,250 university and college profiles with detailed information on the degrees available, enrollment figures, tuition, financial support, housing, faculty, research affiliations, library facilities, and contact information...read more
By Peterson's (corporate author)

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9780768940923 | 51 edition (Petersons, December 20, 2016), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Graduate & Professional Programs: An Overview 2017 contains more than 2,250 university and college profiles with detailed information on the degrees available, enrollment figures, tuition, financial support, housing, faculty, research affiliations, library facilities, and contact information.

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Product Description: Published in conjunction with Drexel University’s 125th anniversary, Building Drexel chronicles the founding of the university by Anthony J. Drexel through to the present day. The editors and contributors create a prismatic discussion of the university and its evolution...read more

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9781439914205 | Temple Univ Pr, December 12, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Published in conjunction with Drexel University’s 125th anniversary, Building Drexel chronicles the founding of the university by Anthony J.

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Product Description: The book mainly investigates the challenges that confront France’s unique dual system of higher education in facing internationalization and the recruitment of international students. This book focuses on the development of the institutional strategies in two groups of higher education institutions: University and Grande École in responding to the opportunities and stresses of both Europe’s Bologna process and globalization...read more

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9789811011320 | Springer Verlag, December 7, 2016, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: The book mainly investigates the challenges that confront France’s unique dual system of higher education in facing internationalization and the recruitment of international students.

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Product Description: Outspoken New England urbanite Horace Holley (1781–1827) was an unlikely choice to become the president of Transylvania University―the first college established west of the Allegheny Mountains. Many Kentuckians doubted his leadership abilities, some questioned his Unitarian beliefs, and others simply found him arrogant and elitist...read more

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9780813168579 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, December 6, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Outspoken New England urbanite Horace Holley (1781–1827) was an unlikely choice to become the president of Transylvania University―the first college established west of the Allegheny Mountains.

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Product Description: Reparation and Reconciliation is the first book to reveal the nineteenth-century struggle for racial integration on U.S. college campuses. As the Civil War ended, the need to heal the scars of slavery, expand the middle class, and reunite the nation engendered a dramatic interest in higher education by policy makers, voluntary associations, and African Americans more broadly...read more

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9781469630687 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, December 5, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Reparation and Reconciliation is the first book to reveal the nineteenth-century struggle for racial integration on U.

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9781469630694 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, December 5, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Reparation and Reconciliation is the first book to reveal the nineteenth-century struggle for racial integration on U.

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Product Description: Universities generate an enormous amount of intellectual property, including copyrights, trademarks, patents, Internet domain names, and even trade secrets. Until recently, universities often ceded ownership of this property to the faculty member or student who created or discovered it in the course of their research...read more

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9781421420806 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Universities generate an enormous amount of intellectual property, including copyrights, trademarks, patents, Internet domain names, and even trade secrets.

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Product Description: Knowledge production in academia today is burgeoning and increasingly interdisciplinary in nature. Research within the humanities is no exception: it is distributed across a variety of methodic styles of research and increasingly involves interactions with fields outside the narrow confines of the university...read more
By Claus Emmeche (editor), Camilla Erskine (editor), Jon Nixon (editor), David Budtz Pedersen (editor) and Frederik Stjernfelt (editor)

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9781472597687 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 1, 2016, cover price $128.00 | About this edition: Knowledge production in academia today is burgeoning and increasingly interdisciplinary in nature.

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Product Description: As a break from their ordained labors, what might the Muses today do on their lunch hour? This collection of witty, shrewd, and imaginative essays addresses interdisciplinary topics that range widely from Shakespeare, to psychoanalysis, to the practice of higher education today...read more

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9780823273720 | Fordham Univ Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: As a break from their ordained labors, what might the Muses today do on their lunch hour?

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9780823273737 | Reprint edition (Fordham Univ Pr, December 1, 2016), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: As a break from their ordained labors, what might the Muses today do on their lunch hour?

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Product Description: How does space illuminate educational inequity?Where and how can spatial analysis be used to disrupt educational inequity?Which tools are most appropriate for the spatial analysis of educational equity?This book addresses these questions and explores the use of critical spatial analysis to uncover the dimensions of entrenched and systemic racial inequities in educational settings and identify ways to redress them...read more
By Darrell D. Jackson (editor)

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9781620364239 | Stylus Pub Llc, November 30, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: How does space illuminate educational inequity?

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9781620364246 | Reprint edition (Stylus Pub Llc, November 30, 2016), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: How does space illuminate educational inequity?

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Product Description: At this time of a renewed call for colleges and universities to create campus cultures that support and develop students’ understanding and commitment to civic participation, what is known about the design of service learning courses and their effectiveness to achieve this goal? This volume presents research on--and deepens understanding of--teaching strategies that foster the knowledge, skills and dispositions of college graduates to be actively engaged in their communities as citizens and civic-minded professionals...read more
By Robert G. Bringle (editor), Thomas W. Hahn (editor) and Julie A. Hatcher (editor)

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9781579223427 | Stylus Pub Llc, November 30, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: At this time of a renewed call for colleges and universities to create campus cultures that support and develop students’ understanding and commitment to civic participation, what is known about the design of service learning courses and their effectiveness to achieve this goal?

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9781579223434 | Reprint edition (Stylus Pub Llc, November 30, 2016), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: At this time of a renewed call for colleges and universities to create campus cultures that support and develop students’ understanding and commitment to civic participation, what is known about the design of service learning courses and their effectiveness to achieve this goal?

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Product Description: At a time when higher education faces the unprecedented challenges of declining revenues and increased scrutiny, questions about access, cost, and the value of degrees, and the imperative to educate a more diverse student body, there is an urgent need for leadership that is conversant with, and able to deploy, the competencies, management tools, and strategic skills that go beyond the technical or disciplinary preparation and “on the job” training that most leaders have received...read more
By Doug Lederman (foreword by)

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9781620363911 | Stylus Pub Llc, November 30, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: At a time when higher education faces the unprecedented challenges of declining revenues and increased scrutiny, questions about access, cost, and the value of degrees, and the imperative to educate a more diverse student body, there is an urgent need for leadership that is conversant with, and able to deploy, the competencies, management tools, and strategic skills that go beyond the technical or disciplinary preparation and “on the job” training that most leaders have received.

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9781620363928 | Stylus Pub Llc, November 30, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: At a time when higher education faces the unprecedented challenges of declining revenues and increased scrutiny, questions about access, cost, and the value of degrees, and the imperative to educate a more diverse student body, there is an urgent need for leadership that is conversant with, and able to deploy, the competencies, management tools, and strategic skills that go beyond the technical or disciplinary preparation and “on the job” training that most leaders have received.

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Product Description: What practices can researchers use to gain a more nuanced understanding of educational issues in the community and be part of the solution to those issues?Engaged Research and Practice is about two prevailing and complementary ideas that have surfaced in the higher education arena: engaged research and higher education for the public good...read more
By Tony Chambers (foreword by)

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9781620364390 | Stylus Pub Llc, September 30, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: What practices can researchers use to gain a more nuanced understanding of educational issues in the community and be part of the solution to those issues?

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9781620364406 | Reprint edition (Stylus Pub Llc, September 30, 2016), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: What practices can researchers use to gain a more nuanced understanding of educational issues in the community and be part of the solution to those issues?

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Product Description: Overall, nearly half of all incoming community college students “drop-out” within twelve months of enrolling, with students of color and the economically disadvantaged faring far worse. Given the high proportion of underserved students these colleges enroll, the detrimental impact on their communities, and for the national economy as a whole at a time of diversifying demographics, is enormous...read more
By Walter G. Bumphus (foreword by)

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9781620363478 | Stylus Pub Llc, October 31, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Overall, nearly half of all incoming community college students “drop-out” within twelve months of enrolling, with students of color and the economically disadvantaged faring far worse.

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9781620363485 | Reprint edition (Stylus Pub Llc, October 31, 2016), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Overall, nearly half of all incoming community college students “drop-out” within twelve months of enrolling, with students of color and the economically disadvantaged faring far worse.

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