2015 Higher Education

Critical University: Moving Higher Education Forward  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at June 23, 2017
Critical University: Moving Higher Education Forward

Critical University: Moving Higher Education Forward by Tanya Loughead
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0739193759 | 116 Pages | PDF | 1.5 MB

Critical University: Moving Higher Education Forward traverses fields in critical theory (Marcuse, Althusser), psychoanalysis (Kristeva, Freud), phenomenology (Husserl), and the philosophy of education (predominantly Freire and hooks) to analyze the direction forward for the contemporary university.

American National Identity, Policy Paradigms, and Higher Education  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at June 20, 2017
American National Identity, Policy Paradigms, and Higher Education

American National Identity, Policy Paradigms, and Higher Education: A History of the Relationship between Higher Education and the United States, 1862-2015 by Allison L. Palmadessa
English | 11 July 2017 | ISBN: 1137599340 | 288 Pages | PDF | 1.97 MB

This volume examines the role of higher education in producing and reproducing American cultural identity from 1862 to 2015 and considers whether changes in federal policy regarding higher education result in paradigm shifts that directly impact the purpose of higher education.
English as Medium of Instruction in Japanese Higher Education: Presumption, Mirage or Bluff?

English as Medium of Instruction in Japanese Higher Education: Presumption, Mirage or Bluff? by Glenn Toh
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319397044 | 213 Pages | PDF | 9.1 MB

This book sets out to uncover and discuss the curricular, pedagogical as well as cultural-political issues relating to ideological contradictions inherent in the adoption of English as medium of instruction in Japanese education.
Handbook of Theory and Practice of Sustainable Development in Higher Education: Volume 4

Handbook of Theory and Practice of Sustainable Development in Higher Education: Volume 4 By Walter Leal Filho, Ulisses M. Azeiteiro, Fátima Alves, Petra Molthan-Hill
English | PDF | 2017 | 537 Pages | ISBN : 3319478761 | 10.6 MB

This Handbook approaches sustainable development in higher education from an integrated perspective, addressing the dearth of publications on the subject. It offers a unique overview of what universities around the world are doing to implement sustainable development (i.e. via curriculum innovation, research, activities, or practical projects) and how their efforts relate to education for sustainable development at the university level.
Handbook of Theory and Practice of Sustainable Development in Higher Education: Volume 1

Handbook of Theory and Practice of Sustainable Development in Higher Education: Volume 1 By Walter Leal Filho, Luciana Brandli, Paula Castro, Julie Newman
English | PDF | 2017 | 484 Pages | ISBN : 3319478672 | 9.7 MB

This Handbook approaches sustainable development in higher education from an integrated perspective, addressing the dearth of publications on the subject. It offers a unique overview of what universities around the world are doing to implement sustainable development (i.e. via curriculum innovation, research, activities, or practical projects) and how their efforts relate to education for sustainable development at the university level.

The Political Economy of Higher Education Finance  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 27, 2017
The Political Economy of Higher Education Finance

The Political Economy of Higher Education Finance: The Politics of Tuition Fees and Subsidies in OECD Countries,1945–2015 by Julian L. Garritzmann
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319299123 | 319 Pages | PDF | 9.6 MB

This book analyzes the political economy of higher education finance across a range of OECD countries, exploring why some students pay extortionate tuition fees whilst for others their education is free.

Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research: Volume 31  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 26, 2017
Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research: Volume 31

Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research: Volume 31 by Michael B. Paulsen
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319268287 | 663 Pages | PDF | 11.8 MB

Published annually since 1985, the Handbook series provides a compendium of thorough and integrative literature reviews on a diverse array of topics of interest to the higher education scholarly and policy communities.
Talent Development in European Higher Education: Honors programs in the Benelux, Nordic and German-speaking countries

Dr. Marca V.C. Wolfensberger, "Talent Development in European Higher Education: Honors programs in the Benelux, Nordic and German-speaking countries"
2015 | pages: 347 | ISBN: 331912918X | PDF | 11,4 mb

Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 18, 2017
Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research

Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research by Michael B. Paulsen
English | 31 Jan. 2015 | ISBN: 3319128345, 3319366653 | 624 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Published annually since 1985, the Handbook series provides a compendium of thorough and integrative literature reviews on a diverse array of topics of interest to the higher education scholarly and policy communities.

Academic Leadership in Higher Education: From the Top Down and the Bottom Up  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at May 15, 2017
Academic Leadership in Higher Education: From the Top Down and the Bottom Up

Academic Leadership in Higher Education: From the Top Down and the Bottom Up by Robert J. Sternberg
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1475808038, 9781475808032, B00S0QG8MK | 302 Pages | EPUB | 1.32 MB