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Sustainable Development Research at Universities in the United Kingdom  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 10, 2017
Sustainable Development Research at Universities in the United Kingdom

Sustainable Development Research at Universities in the United Kingdom: Approaches, Methods and Projects by Walter Leal Filho
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319478826 | 395 Pages | PDF | 5.9 MB

This book gathers inputs from a variety of researchers in the field of sustainable development in the widest sense across the UK, from business and economics, to arts and fashion, administration, environment and media studies.
Spy Schools: How the CIA, FBI, and Foreign Intelligence Secretly Exploit America's Universities

Daniel Golden, "Spy Schools: How the CIA, FBI, and Foreign Intelligence Secretly Exploit America's Universities"
ISBN: 1627796355 | 2017 | EPUB | 352 pages | 10 MB

Quality Assurance in Asia-Pacific Universities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 9, 2017
Quality Assurance in Asia-Pacific Universities

Quality Assurance in Asia-Pacific Universities: Implementing Massification in Higher Education by Deane E. Neubauer, Catherine Gomes
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319461087 | 189 Pages | PDF | 2.9 MB

This edited volume examines the importance of quality issues in contemporary higher education systems in the Asia Pacific.

A History of the University in Europe: Volume 1, Universities in the Middle Ages  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Oct. 6, 2017
A History of the University in Europe: Volume 1, Universities in the Middle Ages

Ridder-Symoens, "A History of the University in Europe: Volume 1, Universities in the Middle Ages"
English | ISBN: 0521541131, 0521361052 | 2008 | 536 pages | PDF | 29 MB
Knowledge and Change in African Universities: Volume 2 - Re-Imagining the Terrain

Knowledge and Change in African Universities: Volume 2 - Re-Imagining the Terrain by Michael Cross
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9463008438 | Pages | PDF | 10.0 MB

While African universities retain their core function as primary institutions for advancement of knowledge, they have undergone fundamental changes in this regard.

Knowledge and Change in African Universities: Volume 1 - Current Debates  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 5, 2017
Knowledge and Change in African Universities: Volume 1 - Current Debates

Knowledge and Change in African Universities: Volume 1 - Current Debates by Michael Cross
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9463008403 | Pages | PDF | 12.4 MB

Besides the ongoing concern with the epistemological and theoretical hegemony of the West in African academic practice, the book aims at understanding how knowledge is produced and controlled through the interplay of the politics of knowledge and current intellectual discourses in universities in Africa.
Mathematical Models: From the Collections of Universities and Museums – Photograph Volume and Commentary

Mathematical Models: From the Collections of Universities and Museums – Photograph Volume and Commentary by Gerd Fischer
English | 7 Oct. 2017 | ISBN: 3658188642 | 216 Pages | PDF | 169.49 MB

This book presents beautiful photos of mathematical models of geometric surfaces made from a variety of materials including plaster, metal, paper, wood, and string. The construction of these models at the time (of Felix Klein and others) was not an end in itself,

Universities and the Production of Elites  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Sept. 24, 2017
Universities and the Production of Elites

Universities and the Production of Elites: Discourses, Policies, and Strategies of Excellence and Stratification in Higher Education By Dr. Roland Bloch, Alexander Mitterle, Catherine Paradeise, Tobias Peter
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 384 Pages | ISBN : 3319539698 | 5.84 MB

This book explores how universities as organizations influence and construct the production of academic elites and elitist institutions. It analyzes the role played by the reorganization of higher education (HE) institutions, stimulated by new performance-based narratives aimed at building attractiveness towards stakeholders such as governments, prospective employers, academics, and students.
Re-Becoming Universities?: Higher Education Institutions in Networked Knowledge Societies

Re-Becoming Universities?: Higher Education Institutions in Networked Knowledge Societies by David M. Hoffman, Jussi Välimaa
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9401773688 | 490 Pages | PDF | 9.7 MB

This book provides an overview of the major findings of the comparative research project, Changes in Networks, Higher Education and Knowledge Society (CINHEKS).

The Road Ahead for America's Colleges and Universities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Aug. 18, 2017
The Road Ahead for America's Colleges and Universities

The Road Ahead for America's Colleges and Universities by Robert B. Archibald, David H. Feldman
2017 | ISBN: 0190251913 | English | 296 pages | PDF | 2 MB