Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research / Edition 1

Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research / Edition 1

by J.C. Smart
     
 

ISBN-10: 1402032781

ISBN-13: 9781402032783

Pub. Date: 09/01/2005

Publisher: Springer Netherlands

Published annually since 1985, the Handbook series provides an authoritative compendium of thorough and integrative literature reviews on a diverse array of topics of interest to the higher education scholarly and policy communities.  See more details below

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Published annually since 1985, the Handbook series provides an authoritative compendium of thorough and integrative literature reviews on a diverse array of topics of interest to the higher education scholarly and policy communities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402032783
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
09/01/2005
Series:
Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research Series, #20
Edition description:
2005
Pages:
630
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x 0.36(d)

Table of Contents

1 A Serendipitous Search for a Career in Higher Education; Marvin W. Peterson. 2 Professors as Knowledge Workers in the New, Global Economy; Gary Rhoades. 3 Contrasting Perspectives on Higher Education Governance in the Arab States; Andre Elias Mazawi. 4 Are Students Really Rational? The Development of Rational Thought and Its Application to Student Choice; Stephen L. DesJardins. 5 Investments in Human Capital: Sources of Variation in the Return to College Quality; Scott L. Thomas. 6 The Causes and Consequences of Public College Tuition Inflation; Michael Mumper. 7 Perceived (Academic) Control and Scholastic Attainment in Higher Education; Raymond P. Perry. 8 Cluster Analysis in Higher Education Research; Carl J. Huberty. 9 Ideas of a University, Faculty Governance, and Governmentality; Susan Talburt. 10 College Environments and Climates: Assessments and Their Theoretical Assumptions; Leonard L. Baird. 11 For-Profit Degree Granting Colleges; Carol Everly Floyd. Contents of Previous Volumes. Subject Index. Author Index.

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