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  1. Add to Wish List Competitive Accountability in Academic Life

    Competitive Accountability in Academic Life

    Richard Watermeyer
    This book considers how a culture of ‘competitive accountability’ in UK higher education produces multiple tensions, contradictions and paradoxes that are destabilizing and deleterious to the work and identities of academics as research ...
    Hardback (2019)

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    Paperback (2020)

    List price $37.00

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  2. Add to Wish List Higher Education and the Future of Graduate Employability

    Higher Education and the Future of Graduate Employability

    Edited by Ruth Bridgstock, Neil Tippett
    This book challenges the dominant ‘employability skills’ discourse by exploring socially connected and networked perspectives to learning and teaching in higher education. Both learning and career development happen naturally and optimal...
    Hardback (2019)

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  3. Add to Wish List Publish or Perish

    Publish or Perish

    Imad A. Moosa
    Imad Moosa’s thought-provoking book explores the contemporary doctrine that plagues the academic sphere: the principle of publish or perish. This book identifies the pressures placed upon academics to either publish their work regularly,...
    Paperback (2018)

    List price $34.00

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    Hardback (2018)

    List price $126.00

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  4. 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)

    List price $131.00

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  5. 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)

    List price $126.00

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  6. Add to Wish List Famous Figures and Diagrams in Economics

    Famous Figures and Diagrams in Economics

    Edited by Mark Blaug, Peter Lloyd
    This is a unique account of the role played by 58 figures and diagrams commonly used in economic theory. These cover a large part of mainstream economic analysis, both microeconomics and macroeconomics and also general equilibrium theory.
    Paperback (2012)

    List price $72.00

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    Hardback (2010)

    List price $220.00

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  7. Add to Wish List Research Without Tears

    Research Without Tears

    John Creedy
    The book covers topics including: planning a first research project; writing a first research paper; writing a thesis and the relationship with a supervisor; the differences between journal and book publishing and what to expect from edi...
    Paperback (2008)

    List price $46.00

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    Hardback (2008)

    List price $127.00

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