New Books About Higher Education

New Books About Higher Education
Jul 16, 2014
An upcoming book argues that meetings -- one of the most loathed aspects of academic life -- are untapped sources of creativity and insight.
Authors discuss new book about how women in academe balance their work and family responsibilities.  
Amid recent scandals, authors discuss new book on "why students do it and what educators can do about it."
Steve Weinberg, a critic of big-time college football and longtime friend of Graham Spanier, considers two new books on the Sandusky scandal.
Recent graduate's book takes on what he sees as hedonistic and irresponsible culture on campus.
U. of Michigan professor caused major controversy with course called 'How to Be Gay.' A dozen years later, he has written a book on the same topic.
A university administrator's new book looks at students who were motivated by creativity, not grades, to think deeply and impact others.
New book aims to put the fight for black studies departments and cultural centers in a broader historical context.
A new book explores a Florida legislative committee that targeted gay students and professors in the 1950s and '60s.
Authors of new book discuss political science, "physics envy," and why scholars need to change their view of models.
New book examines the decline of ROTC after the Vietnam War and its recent return to America's elite campuses.
Economist's new book explains the many ways financial forces affect scientific research -- and those who hope to practice it.
Professor discusses his biography of Benjamin Mays, the Morehouse president whose influence went well beyond mentoring Martin Luther King Jr.

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February 18, 2013

Anthropologist Napoleon Chagnon talks to Inside Higher Ed about his new book, Noble Savages, and his lengthy and exceptionally controversial career.

February 4, 2013

Author discusses new book on history's evolution as a discipline and what that means for the field today.

January 10, 2013

Research from University of Washington shows professors to be self-critical about and constantly struggling to improve their teaching.

January 8, 2013

Philosopher discusses new book on why favoritism is better than fairness.

December 4, 2012

New research suggests that campus environment greatly impacts conservative students' political styles, and that they can thrive on predominantly liberal campuses.

November 2, 2012

Editors discuss new book on diversity work within higher education.

October 9, 2012

Authors discuss new book about how women in academe balance their work and family responsibilities.

 

September 27, 2012

Amid recent scandals, authors discuss new book on "why students do it and what educators can do about it."

September 4, 2012

Steve Weinberg, a critic of big-time college football and longtime friend of Graham Spanier, considers two new books on the Sandusky scandal.

August 23, 2012

Recent graduate's book takes on what he sees as hedonistic and irresponsible culture on campus.

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