Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research

Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research

Volume 29

Editors: Paulsen, Michael (Ed.)

  • Authoritative in the field of higher education
  • Provides state-of-the-art reviews on a wide range of topics in the study of higher education
  • Attracts annual contributions from distinguished scholars around the world
  • Chapters are frequently cited in major higher education journals
  • An indispensable resource for administrators, researchers and policymakers in higher education
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Published annually since 1985, the Handbook series provides a compendium of thorough and integrative literature reviews on a diverse array of topics of interest to the higher education scholarly and policy communities. Each chapter provides a comprehensive review of research findings on a selected topic critiques the research literature in terms of its conceptual and methodological rigor and sets forth an agenda for future research intended to advance knowledge on the chosen topic. The Handbook focuses on a comprehensive set of central areas of study in higher education that encompasses the salient dimensions of scholarly and policy inquiries undertaken in the international higher education community. Each annual volume contains chapters on such diverse topics as research on college students and faculty, organization and administration, curriculum and instruction, policy, diversity issues, economics and finance, history and philosophy, community colleges, advances in research methodology and more. The series is fortunate to have attracted annual contributions from distinguished scholars throughout the world.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • The Complexity of Higher Education: A Career in Academics and Activism

    Altbach, Philip G.

    Pages 1-31

  • Advancing an Intersectionality Framework in Higher Education: Power and Latino Postsecondary Opportunity

    Núñez, Anne-Marie

    Pages 33-92

  • Student Veterans in Higher Education

    Vacchi, David T. (et al.)

    Pages 93-151

  • The Changing Nature of Cultural Capital

    Sablan, Jenna R. (et al.)

    Pages 153-188

  • The Culturally Engaging Campus Environments (CECE) Model: A New Theory of Success Among Racially Diverse College Student Populations

    Museus, Samuel D.

    Pages 189-227

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eBook $189.00
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $239.00
price for USA
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $239.00
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  • Due: October 20, 2016
  • ISBN 978-94-024-0299-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research
Book Subtitle
Volume 29
Editors
  • Michael Paulsen
Series Title
Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research
Series Volume
29
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-017-8005-6
DOI
10.1007/978-94-017-8005-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-017-8004-9
Softcover ISBN
978-94-024-0299-5
Series ISSN
0882-4126
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 592
Number of Illustrations and Tables
27 b/w illustrations, 2 illustrations in colour
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