New Books About Higher Education

New Books About Higher Education
Sep 18, 2018
Author discusses new book on what it means to be Latino at three distinctly different institutions: a liberal arts college, a research university and a regional public university.
Cover image of The Flight of a Butterfly or the Path of a Bullet?: Using Technology to Transform Teaching and Learning
Feb 28, 2018
Author discusses new book on how technology is changing K-12 education, and the lessons of schools' experiences for higher education.
A prison writing instructor and the son of a former inmate, Patrick Berry discusses his new book on the role of higher education behind bars.
Author discusses his new book, which combines intellectual history with a case for open access.
A new novel about academic life is not a ringing endorsement, to say the least. But it will make you laugh. And that's the point.
Co-editors discuss their no-holds-barred dictionary for academic life.
Authors acknowledge challenges for four-year colleges and worry about their future as drivers of opportunity. But they believe colleges are adaptable and will continue to offer students value.
Editors discuss the way a key teaching role has evolved -- and should evolve.
Author discusses new book on social science research in era of big data.
Author discusses his new book about disability and higher education -- a work that is highly critical of academe.
New book looks at “who changes, how much and into what” with influx of Chinese students into U.S. universities and at the underground learning networks students cultivate.
Using a database of 750 cases of research fraud from around the world, professors examine fraud as a phenomenon, tracing its history and trajectory and looking at what can be done about it.
New book explores how colleges were not created equal -- and how pressures have driven them to be even less so in recent decades.
Editors discuss new book about a push by many Christian colleges to diversify their institutions.

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March 20, 2018

Hanna Holborn Gray, who led Yale and the University of Chicago in eras of overt sexism, discusses her new memoir -- and her advice for a new generation of women rising through the ranks.

February 27, 2018

Editors discuss new collection of essays about the impact of various state and federal policies on minority students -- an impact the authors see as far too often ignored.

February 23, 2018

Authors discuss their new book that suggests American higher education -- especially in the social sciences -- is less globally minded than rhetoric might make you think.

February 20, 2018

Author discusses new book about how World War I created a brief period of progress for female scientists in Britain -- and the implications of that history for women in science today.

February 14, 2018

A prison writing instructor and the son of a former inmate, Patrick Berry discusses his new book on the role of higher education behind bars.

February 8, 2018

Author discusses his new book, which combines intellectual history with a case for open access.

February 5, 2018

A new novel about academic life is not a ringing endorsement, to say the least. But it will make you laugh. And that's the point.

January 11, 2018

Co-editors discuss their no-holds-barred dictionary for academic life.

January 9, 2018

Authors acknowledge challenges for four-year colleges and worry about their future as drivers of opportunity. But they believe colleges are adaptable and will continue to offer students value.

January 3, 2018

Editors discuss the way a key teaching role has evolved -- and should evolve.

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