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Burkina Faso

by Ernest Harsch

  • There is currently intense interest in Burkina Faso - both scholarly and in policy circles - as a result of the 2014 non-violent revolution.
  • The first major work to be written in English on the country since...

Understanding West Africa’s Ebola Epidemic

by Ibrahim Abdullah & Ismail Rashid

  • The first book-length study of Ebola to consider the wider social, economic and political context of the epidemic.
  • Brings together experts from a wide array of disciplines, including development studies, epidemiology,...

A Critical Guide to Intellectual Property

by Mat Callahan & Jim Rogers

  • Demystifies a complex subject - accessible to both a student and non-specialist audience.
  • The most up-to-date overview of issues surrounding IP available.
  • Explores a number of highly topical areas, including...

Agricultural Reform in Rwanda

by Chris Huggins

International observers have lauded Rwanda as an example of an African country taking control of its own development trajectory, and as a market-friendly destination for investment. A key component of this narrative...

Cosmic Shift

by Dmitri Prigov, Ilya Kabakov, Emilia Kabakov & Boris Groys et al.

  • Features a strong line-up of the country’s most prominent contemporary artists, writers, philosophers, curators and historians.

  • Featuring: pioneers of the Moscow Conceptualism movement Ilya and Emilia Kabakov;...

Making Science: Reimagining STEM Education in Middle School and Beyond

by Christa Flores, Martinez Sylvia & Davee Steve

Making Science: Reimagining STEM Education in Middle School and Beyond is a new look at STEM education for the future. Steeped in research and history, but as modern as a trip to Mars, this book will make you...

The Best 382 Colleges, 2018 Edition: Everything You Need to Make the Right College Choice

by Princeton Review & Robert Franek

*****As seen on the TODAY SHOW!*****


The Princeton Review's college rankings started in 1992 with surveys from 30,000 students. Over 25 years and more than a million...

Undocumented and in College

by Terry-Ann Jones & Laura Nichols

The current daily experiences of undocumented students as they navigate the processes of entering and then thriving in Jesuit colleges are explored alongside an investigation of the knowledge and attitudes among...

Changing Creative Writing in America

by Prof. Graeme Harper

In this compelling collection of essays contributors critically examine Creative Writing in American Higher Education. Considering Creative Writing teaching, learning and knowledge, the book recognizes historical...

Perspectives on Commoning

by Guido Ruivenkamp & Andy Hilton

In the wake of socialism’s demise and liberalism’s loss of direction, new ideas are needed for the next major realignment of the social and political domain. Making a unique contribution to the idea of ‘the...


by Debora Diniz & Diane Grosklaus Whitty

  • The first frontline account of the Zika epidemic. 
  • Much of the coverage of Zika has been alarmist, and focussed on the risks posed to affluent Americans and Olympic athletes. This book corrects this by looking...

The Experiment

by Eric Lee

For many the Russian Revolution of 1917 was a symbol of hope. In the eyes of its critics, however, Soviet authoritarianism and the horrors of the gulags have led to the revolution becoming synonymous with oppression,...

Pathways to Reform

by Alexandra W. Logue

A personal account of the implementation of a controversial credit transfer program at the nation's third-largest university

Change is notoriously difficult in any large organization. Institutions of higher education...

The New Education: How to Revolutionize the University to Prepare Students for a World In Flux

by Cathy N. Davidson

"The most important book I have read in many years."

-Tony Wagner, Harvard University i-lab Expert in Residence, author of Creating Innovators A leading educational thinker argues that the American university...

A Practical Education

by Randall Stross

The liberal arts major is often lampooned: lacking in "skills," unqualified for a professional career, underemployed. But studying for the joy of learning turns out to be surprisingly practical. Unlike career-focused...

Talent Development and the Global Economy: Perspectives from Special Interest Groups

by Fredrick M. Nafukho, Khali Dirani & Beverly Irby

Talent has been identified as the only differentiator for an organization’s, nations’ or any region’s success in this uncertain, complex, competitive and global environment. Ulrich (2008) defined talent...

The Struggle to Reform Our Colleges

by Derek Bok

Why efforts to improve American higher educational attainment haven't worked, and where to go from here

During the first decade of this century, many commentators predicted that American higher education was...

Ecofeminism as Politics

by Ariel Salleh, Professor John Clark & Vandana Shiva

Ecofeminism as Politics is now a classic, being the first work to offer a joined-up framework for green, socialist, feminist and postcolonial thinking, showing how these have been held back by conceptual confusions...

Beginning Theory

by Peter Barry

Beginning theory has been helping students navigate through the thickets of literary and cultural theory for over two decades. This new and expanded fourth edition continues to offer students and readers the...

Engaging Civic Engagement: Framing the Civic Education Movement in Higher Education

by Chad Woolard

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...