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Career Crafting the Decade After High School: Professional's Guide

by Cathy Campbell & Peggy Dutton

Backed by current scholarship and based on a study of the experiences of young people in the decade after graduating from high school, Career Crafting offers a powerful and insightful portrait of the early career...


Teaching Adults: A Practical Guide for New Teachers

by Ralph G. Brockett

A highly practical guide for new instructors teaching in any setting

Regardless of the context, teaching is a tall task—and for those teaching adults, unique challenges await. Teaching Adults: A Practical Guide...


Locus of Authority: The Evolution of Faculty Roles in the Governance of Higher Education

by William G. Bowen & Eugene M. Tobin

Locus of Authority argues that every issue facing today’s colleges and universities, from stagnant degree completion rates to worrisome cost increases, is exacerbated by a century-old system of governance...


Budget and Finance in the American Community College: New Directions for Community Colleges, Number 168

by Bers, Ronald B. Head & James C. Palmer

Take an in depth look at the current key issues and practices in budgets and finance for community colleges. In this volume, topics include:

  • the contemporary challenge of meeting growing demands for increased...


College: What It Was, Is, and Should Be

by Andrew Delbanco

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...


Univer-Cities: Strategic View of the Future:From Berkeley and Cambridge to Singapore and Rising AsiaVolume II: From Berkeley and Cambridge to Singapor

by ANTHONY SC TEO

This follows on from the very well-received Volume I UNIVER-CITIES: Strategic Implications for Asia — Readings from Cambridge and Berkeley to Singapore edited by Anthony SC Teo and published in 2013. The early...


Methodological Advances and Issues in Studying College Impact: New Directions for Institutional Research, Number 161

by Nicholas A. Bowman & Serge Herzog

Which curricular and cocurricular practices promote student learning and persistence? While most research and assessment on college student outcomes offers limited insight into causal effects, this volume provides...


The Transformation of Southeast Asia

by Marc Frey, Ronald W. Pruessen & Tai Yong Tan

This book provides the basis for a reconceptualization of key features in Southeast Asia's history. Scholars from Europe, America, and Asia examine evolutionary patterns of Europe's and Japan's Southeast Asian...


Open Education: A Study in Disruption

by Pauline van Mourik Broekman, Gary Hall & Ted Byfield

Open Education explores the disruption of the traditional university as a result of the increasingly widespread provision of free online open education.


Telling Tales Out of School: A Miscellany of Celebrity School Days

by Jonathan Sale

WHICH UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE PRESENTER FAILED HIS ELEMENTARY MATHS O LEVEL SIX TIMES? FOR WHICH DRAGONS’ DEN INVESTOR WAS FLOGGING LEATHER JACKETS A LUNCH BREAK ACTIVITY? WHICH ENVIRONMENTALIST WAS EXPELLED...


The History of American Higher Education: Learning and Culture from the Founding to World War II

by Roger L. Geiger

This book tells the compelling saga of American higher education from the founding of Harvard College in 1636 to the outbreak of World War II. The most in-depth and authoritative history of the subject available,...


The WTO and the University: Globalization, GATS, and American Higher Education

by Roberta Malee Bassett

By and large, the debate about the merits of including higher education services within free trade policies has occurred outside of the United States, even though the U.S. Office of the Trade Representative...


Service-Learning Essentials: Questions, Answers, and Lessons Learned

by Barbara Jacoby & Jeffrey Howard

Service-Learning Essentials is the resource you need to help you develop high-quality service-learning experiences for college students. Written by one of the field's leading experts and sponsored by Campus...


Student Motivation and Quality of Life in Higher Education

by Marcus A. Henning, Christian U. Krägeloh & Glenis Wong-Toi

Higher education is a high stakes process involving engagement with curricula and often entails coping with the onslaught of assessments and examinations. This process creates a level of intensity that impacts...


Indigenous Leadership in Higher Education

by Robin Minthorn & Alicia Fedelina Chavez

This volume offers new perspectives from Indigenous leaders in academic affairs, student affairs and central administration to improve colleges and universities in service to Indigenous students and professionals....


Religious Education in the Secondary School: An introduction to teaching, learning and the World Religions

by James D. Holt

Religious Education in the Secondary School is a comprehensive, straightforward introduction to the effective teaching of Religious Education in the secondary classroom. Acknowledging the highly valuable yet...


Black Faculty in the Academy: Narratives for Negotiating Identity and Achieving Career Success

by Fred A. Bonner II, Aretha Faye Marbley & Frank Tuitt

Through candid discussions and personal counter-narrative stories, Black Faculty in the Academy explores the experiences and challenges faced by faculty of color in academe. Black faculty in predominantly White...


Class Not Dismissed: Reflections on Undergraduate Education and Teaching the Liberal Arts

by Anthony Aveni

In A Life in Learning, award-winning professor Anthony Aveni tells the personal story of his six decades in college classrooms and some of the 10,000 students who have filled them. Through anecdotes of his own...


Learning to Teach Citizenship in the Secondary School: A companion to school experience

by Liam Gearon

Praise for previous editions...

'A comprehensive and illuminating resource on both citizenship and citizenship education.'

David Hicks, Times Educational Supplement

What is the role of citizenship? How can...


Applying the College Completion Agenda to Practice: New Directions for Community Colleges, Number 167

by Katherine L. Hughes & Andrea Venezia

This volume profiles some of the innovative reforms community college practitioners are engaged in, focusing on supporting students through to graduation. While much has been written at the federal and state...