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  1. Add to Wish List Digital Learning in Higher Education

    Digital Learning in Higher Education

    Edited by Matt Smith, John Traxler
    Mapping the uncertain landscape of education in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Digital Learning in Higher Education examines how Higher Education (HE) institutions have moved to widespread digital learning in an effort to maintain th...
    Hardback (2022)

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  2. 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)

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  3. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Academic Careers and Managing Academics

    Research Handbook on Academic Careers and Managing Academics

    Edited by Cláudia S. Sarrico, Maria J. Rosa, Teresa Carvalho
    This timely Research Handbook provides a broad analysis and discussion on how academics are managed. It addresses key issues, including the changing nature of academic work and academic labour markets, issues of power, leadership, ageing...
    Hardback (2022)

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  4. Add to Wish List Handbook on Research Assessment in the Social Sciences

    Handbook on Research Assessment in the Social Sciences

    Edited by Tim C.E. Engels, Emanuel Kulczycki
    This Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of current developments, issues and good practices regarding assessment in social science research. It pays particular attention to the challenges in evaluation policies in the social scien...
    Hardback (2022)

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  5. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Social Protection

    Advanced Introduction to Social Protection

    James Midgley
    Written by James Midgley, a leading authority on international social policy and social development, this Advanced Introduction offers a concise, readable and wide-ranging overview of how protection schemes such as social assistance, soc...
    Paperback (2022)

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    Hardback (2022)

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  6. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of Sport

    Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of Sport

    Eric Anderson, Rory Magrath
    This Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of Sport highlights the relationship between sport and violence, brain injury, social class, sexual minorities, gender, and race. Eric Anderson and Rory Magrath expertly draw on a range of scho...
    Paperback (2022)

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    Hardback (2022)

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  7. Add to Wish List Defining Public Goods

    Defining Public Goods

    David J. O’Brien
    Through the lens of an economist’s notion of public goods, David J. O’Brien analyzes the dual problems of declining communities and polarizing conflicts between metropolitan and rural communities. The author describes in detail how seemi...
    Hardback (2021)

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  8. 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 $116.00

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  9. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Academic Integrity

    A Research Agenda for Academic Integrity

    Edited by Tracey Bretag
    Within the field of higher education, academic integrity is a subject of intense debate. This highly topical book provides indepth analysis of emerging threats to academic integrity, and practical, evidence-based recommendations for crea...
    Hardback (2020)

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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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)

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    Hardback (2018)

    List price $133.00

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