New Books About Higher Education

New Books About Higher Education
Jan 09, 2018
Authors acknowledge challenges for four-year colleges and worry about their future as drivers of opportunity. But they believe colleges are adaptable and will continue to offer students value.
Co-editors discuss their no-holds-barred dictionary for academic life.
Authors acknowledge challenges for four-year colleges and worry about their future as drivers of opportunity. But they believe colleges are adaptable and will continue to offer students value.
Editors discuss the way a key teaching role has evolved -- and should evolve.
Author discusses new book on social science research in era of big data.
Author discusses his new book about disability and higher education -- a work that is highly critical of academe.
New book looks at “who changes, how much and into what” with influx of Chinese students into U.S. universities and at the underground learning networks students cultivate.
Using a database of 750 cases of research fraud from around the world, professors examine fraud as a phenomenon, tracing its history and trajectory and looking at what can be done about it.
New book explores how colleges were not created equal -- and how pressures have driven them to be even less so in recent decades.
Editors discuss new book about a push by many Christian colleges to diversify their institutions.
New book by a former professor looks at the tensions and struggles behind what author describes as Georgetown’s “bold, important and interesting” experiment to bring American liberal education to Qatar.
Author discusses how college diversity programs can result in students overattributing success to factors like merit and hard work, while ignoring systemic or institutional problems.
Author discusses his new book about why those who major in liberal arts disciplines -- and the humanities in particular -- make great employees.

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January 11, 2018

Co-editors discuss their no-holds-barred dictionary for academic life.

January 9, 2018

Authors acknowledge challenges for four-year colleges and worry about their future as drivers of opportunity. But they believe colleges are adaptable and will continue to offer students value.

January 3, 2018

Editors discuss the way a key teaching role has evolved -- and should evolve.

December 22, 2017

Author discusses new book on social science research in era of big data.

December 7, 2017

Author discusses his new book about disability and higher education -- a work that is highly critical of academe.

December 6, 2017

New book looks at “who changes, how much and into what” with influx of Chinese students into U.S. universities and at the underground learning networks students cultivate.

December 5, 2017

Using a database of 750 cases of research fraud from around the world, professors examine fraud as a phenomenon, tracing its history and trajectory and looking at what can be done about it.

November 21, 2017

New book explores how colleges were not created equal -- and how pressures have driven them to be even less so in recent decades.

November 7, 2017

Editors discuss new book about a push by many Christian colleges to diversify their institutions.

November 2, 2017

New book by a former professor looks at the tensions and struggles behind what author describes as Georgetown’s “bold, important and interesting” experiment to bring American liberal education to Qatar.

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