New Books About Higher Education

New Books About Higher Education
Sep 23, 2021
Author of essay discusses the classic guide to running meetings -- and why he thinks higher education should study it.
Aug 19, 2020
Can colleges teach students what they need to know in the 21st century? Derek Bok offers an answer.
Author discusses themes of new book on the courts and higher education.
Author discusses new book on how faculty members can consider their own teaching and learning experiences to improve them.
Editors discuss themes of new collection of essays on challenges faced by academic women with children.
New book argues that English has become the global language of science -- and that, on balance, it's a good thing.
Author discusses his new book, Student Activism and Civil Rights in Mississippi.
Editors of new volume of essays discuss their ideas about the importance to undergraduate programs of including arts and sciences disciplines in meaningful ways.
Authors of new book discuss ways to improve teaching and learning in the STEM fields.
Author discusses analysis that may frustrate some on the left and on the right in his new book Why Are Professors Liberal and Why Do Conservatives Care?
Research featured in new book suggests that, in effort to lure full-pay students, universities have shifted their institutional priorities to the benefit of the affluent and the detriment of everyone else.
William Bowen, former Princeton president, argues in new book that technology can lower college costs, but there remain more questions than answers.
Author discusses new book on the challenges facing Mexican-American students.
Anthropologist Napoleon Chagnon talks to Inside Higher Ed about his new book, Noble Savages, and his lengthy and exceptionally controversial career.

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May 15, 2015

New book proposes teaching-intensive tenure track to address what it calls the "real" crisis in the humanities.

May 8, 2015

Author of new book on the creation of the research university discusses the role of disciplines and information overload -- from the 18th century to the rise of MOOCs.

May 4, 2015

Author discusses her new book on the role and long-term impact of Native American mascots of college teams.

April 14, 2015

New book by longtime composition instructor seeks to use real-world sentences to change the way students think about grammar.

April 6, 2015

New book explores strategies and obstacles for gay, lesbian and transgender students and those who conduct research on L.G.B.T.Q. topics.

April 2, 2015

A new book from researchers at the Community College Research Center posits that the "guided pathways" approach of program development will lead to better outcomes at institutions. 

March 26, 2015

Audrey Watters and Sara Goldrick-Rab challenge Kevin Carey's The End of College.

March 23, 2015

New America's Kevin Carey answers questions about his new book, The End of College, which looks to the past in charting a possible future for higher education.

March 11, 2015

Feminist art history professor discusses book on how she came to study and participate in a form of bodybuilding called "figure girl" competitions.

February 17, 2015

Editor discusses new volume on the importance of key disciplines to solving key societal problems.

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