Politics and Public Policy General Interest

  1. Add to Wish List How to Lead Academic Departments Successfully

    How to Lead Academic Departments Successfully

    Edited by Adam Lindgreen, Alan Irwin, Flemming Poulfelt, Thyra U. Thomsen
    It is an old cliché that leading and managing academics is like herding cats. This book challenges this myth and presents a way to deal with the many challenges of academic leadership, from managing departments, research groups and teams...
    Hardback (2021)

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    Paperback (November 2022)

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  2. Add to Wish List How to Enhance Your Research

    How to Enhance Your Research

    Don J. Webber
    Accessible in its style, yet comprehensive in content, this groundbreaking book provides a wealth of advice on how academics can enhance their research practices. It also highlights the fundamental role of research leaders and how their ...
    Hardback (2021)

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    Paperback (October 2022)

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  3. Add to Wish List How to Conduct an Effective Peer Review

    How to Conduct an Effective Peer Review

    Gloria Barczak, Abbie Griffin
    This crucial book guides academics and researchers through the process of peer reviewing manuscript articles, outlining the methods and proficiencies required to write a high-quality review. Gloria Barczak and Abbie Griffin specifically ...
    Hardback (2021)

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    Paperback (2022)

    List price $35.00

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  4. Add to Wish List How Not to Write a Thesis or Dissertation

    How Not to Write a Thesis or Dissertation

    Mikael Sundström
    If you thought a book about thesis writing would make for wearisome reading, think again! In seven entertaining and enlightening chapters, Mikael Sundström sheds light on the trials and tribulations of academic writing, offering guidance...
    Paperback (2020)

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    Hardback (2020)

    List price $110.00

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  5. 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)

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  6. 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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  7. 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)

    List price $44.00

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    Hardback (2017)

    List price $131.00

    Member price $117.90

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