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  1. Add to Wish List How to be an Academic Superhero

    How to be an Academic Superhero

    Iain Hay
    In universities across the world, academics struggle to establish and sustain their careers while satisfying intensifying institutional demands. Drawing from the author’s decades of observation and experience in academia, this exceptiona...
    Paperback (2017)

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    Hardback (2017)

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  2. Add to Wish List Handbook of Education in China

    Handbook of Education in China

    Edited by W. J. Morgan, Qing Gu, Fengliang Li
    The Handbook of Education in China provides both a comprehensive overview and an original interpretation of key aspects of education in the People’s Republic of China. It has four parts: The Historical Background; The Contemporary Chines...
    Hardback (2017)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Market Oriented University

    The Market Oriented University

    John A. Davis, Mark A. Farrell
    The next decade will be transformative for the higher education sector. Government funding is decreasing. Through their marketing activities universities have created the ‘student consumer.’ The student consumer is prepared to shop aroun...
    Paperback (2017)

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    Hardback (2016)

    List price $138.00

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  4. Add to Wish List Childcare, Early Education and Social Inequality

    Childcare, Early Education and Social Inequality

    Edited by Hans-Peter Blossfeld, Nevena Kulic, Jan Skopek, Moris Triventi
    Recognising that social change over recent decades has strengthened the need for early childhood education and care, this book seeks to answer what role this plays in creating and compensating for social inequalities in educational attai...
    Hardback (2017)

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  5. Add to Wish List The University and the Economy

    The University and the Economy

    Aldo Geuna, Federica Rossi
    This book provides readers with an in-depth understanding of the many ways in which universities contribute to economic development and growth. It demonstrates the causal interactions between universities’ activities and economic outcome...
    Paperback (2017)

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    Hardback (2015)

    List price $126.00

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  6. Add to Wish List Managing Academics

    Managing Academics

    Richard Philip Winter
    Managing Academics contrasts three alternative perspectives of managing (professionalism, quality of worklife, prosocial identity) with the dominant perspective of managerialism in higher education institutions. The intention of the cont...
    Hardback (2017)

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  7. Add to Wish List Models of Secondary Education and Social Inequality

    Models of Secondary Education and Social Inequality

    Edited by Hans-Peter Blossfeld, Sandra Buchholz, Jan Skopek, Moris Triventi
    From an international comparative perspective, this third book in the prestigious eduLIFE Lifelong Learning series provides a thorough investigation into how social inequalities arise during individuals’ secondary schooling careers. Payi...
    Hardback (2016)

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  8. Add to Wish List The Civic University

    The Civic University

    Edited by John Goddard, Ellen Hazelkorn, Louise Kempton, Paul Vallance
    This innovative book addresses the leadership and management challenges of maximising the contribution of universities to civil society both locally and globally. It does this by developing a model of the civic university as an academic ...
    Hardback (2016)

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  9. Add to Wish List Handbook on Teaching and Learning in Political Science and International Relations

    Handbook on Teaching and Learning in Political Science and International Relations

    Edited by John Ishiyama, William J. Miller, Eszter Simon
    With a focus on providing concrete teaching strategies for scholars, the Handbook on Teaching and Learning in Political Science and International Relations blends both theory and practice in an accessible and clear manner. In an effort t...
    Paperback (2016)

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    Hardback (2015)

    List price $247.00

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  10. Add to Wish List Education, Occupation and Social Origin

    Education, Occupation and Social Origin

    Edited by Fabrizio Bernardi, Gabrielle Ballarino
    This innovative book takes a comparative approach to the social origin–education–destination triangle (OED), looking at the intergenerational transmission of advantage in 14 countries. The intention is to debate the claim that education ...
    Hardback (2016)

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  11. Add to Wish List Gender, Education and Employment

    Gender, Education and Employment

    Edited by Hans-Peter Blossfeld, Jan Skopek, Moris Triventi, Sandra Buchholz
    For much of the twentieth century, women lagged considerably behind men in their educational attainment. However, in recent decades, young women have become an important source of human capital for labor markets in modern societies, as w...
    Hardback (2015)

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  12. Add to Wish List Restructuring Welfare Governance

    Restructuring Welfare Governance

    Edited by Tanja Klenk, Emmanuele Pavolini
    This innovative book explores the introduction and impact of marketization and managerialism in social policy by adopting a dual perspective, considering both governance and human resources. Welfare governance (e.g. welfare mix, regulati...
    Hardback (2015)

    List price $145.00

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