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Reconstructing Identities in Higher Education

Paperback, 19/10/2012, £29.99

Teaching, Learning and Research in Higher Education

Paperback, 01/08/2009, £41.99
Helping to enhance the practice of teaching, learning, and research in higher education, this text offers a combination of critical perspective and practical advice. Suitable for individuals who are interested in learning how to enhance their practice through the analysis of critique, it promotes an understanding of one's own developing practices.

University of Learning (£80)

Hardback, 01/07/1998, £160.00
This ground-breaking book, now available in paperback for the first time, looks at the theory and practice of learning and how universities can improve their quality and competence.

Teachers Who Teach Teachers: Reflections on Teacher Education

Paperback, 31/08/1995, £44.99
This is a reflection on the education of teachers, written by teacher educators who discuss features of their work and the challenges facing teacher education in the 1990s. The book invites the reader to attempt similar analyses of personal practice and development in their own teaching.

Evolution of Deficit Thinking

7, 11/03/1997, £59.99
The authors of this text argue that deficit thinking is a pseudo-science founded on racial and class bias. They trace the evolution of deficit thinking from the American colonial period to the present, critiquing the model and offering more

Learning to Teach in Higher Education

Paperback, 08/05/2003, £42.99
This bestselling book is a unique introduction to the practice of university teaching and its underlying theory. This new edition has been fully revised and updated in view of the extensive changes which have taken place in higher education.

Rethinking University Teaching

Paperback, 22/11/2001, £39.99
This new edition contains major updates in the field of learning technologies in university teaching. It provides a sound theoretical basis for designing and using learning technologies and suggests new approaches to managing learning.


Paperback, 29/12/2011, £21.99
A user-friendly and accessible text offering comprehensive coverage of the new PTLLS Award for trainee teachers in the Lifelong Learning Sector.


Paperback, 25/06/2012, £20.99
An accessible guide for students helping them understand and pass the NEW Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector assessments.

Learning Theory and Classroom Practice in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Paperback, 25/10/2012, £25.99
A fully revised introduction to learning theories for trainee teachers in the Lifelong Learning Sector, demonstrating the relationship between learning theories and effective classroom practice.

Study Skills For Ptlls

Paperback, 22/06/2012, £22.99
An accessible study skills guide tailored specifically for the NEW Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector Award.

Curriculum Studies In The Lifelong

Paperback, 18/05/2012, £23.99
A fully revised, accessible yet critical analysis of the key issues surrounding the curriculum for trainee teachers in the Lifelong Learning Sector.

Innovative University: Changing the DNA of Higher Education from the Inside Out

Hardback, 12/08/2011, £24.99
The Innovative University illustrates how higher education can respond to the forces of disruptive innovation , and offers a nuanced and hopeful analysis of where the traditional university and its traditions have come from and how it needs to change for the future.

Achieving Your Ptlls Award 2/edn

Paperback, 19/10/2012, £28.99
Highly accessible book comprehensively covering the new assessment requirements for the Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS), includes a wealth of interactive reader activities.

Teaching in Higher Education

Paperback, 21/03/2013, £27.99
This is a practical 'how-to' guide, exploring how teaching can support your research. Written by lecturers who have taught for many years, the 'voice of experience' sections support and encourage you in your move towards becoming a successful and confident educator.

Teaching Higher Education Courses in Further Education Colleges

Paperback, 03/09/2013, £26.99
An accessible guide for all teachers and trainee teachers in FE. It considers what is means to teach Higher Education courses in Further Education and how an HE environment can be created in an FE setting.

Teaching and Training Vocational Learners

Paperback, 22/10/2013, £24.99
A practical toolkit and essential guide to teaching and training vocational learners across all settings.

Sustainability Education

Paperback, 21/06/2010, £44.99
How do we equip learners with the values, knowledge, skills, and motivation to help achieve economic, social and ecological well-being? This book provides background on the status of sustainability within higher education, including chapters discussing interdisciplinarity, international perspectives and pedagogy.

Being an Academic

Paperback, 26/08/2011, £32.99

Understanding Undergraduates

Paperback, 21/03/2012, £46.99

Imagining the University

Paperback, 11/12/2012, £42.99

Teaching as a Design Science

Paperback, 15/01/2010, £34.99
Offers a basis for designing and using learning technologies at the higher education level.

Handbook Of Race And Education

Hardback, 25/06/2010, £50.00
The Handbook of Race and Adult Education provides a discourse on the theory, the real-life experiences, and the structure of privileges within race and racism. Edited by leaders in this field, the unique resource presents ways for changes in classrooms, communities, and homes for marginalized or oppressed groups and individuals.

Heart of Higher Education

Hardback, 20/08/2010, £22.99
A call to advance integrative teaching and learning in higher education.

University in Ruins

Paperback, 30/09/1997, £25.95
A study of the modern American University and its history. The book argues that now the nation-state is in decline, and national culture no longer needs promoting or protecting, universities are turning into transnational corporations, driven by market forces to achieve excellence.

Assault on Universities: A Manifesto for Resistance

Paperback, 03/08/2011, £22.99
Sharp essays take on the government's agenda of university cuts and fee increases, and outline an alternative manifesto for higher education.

Virgin University Survival Guide

Paperback, 09/08/2007, £9.99
Full of advice and information that will see students through the whole of their uni life. This book includes getting ready to go, what to do and what not to do, studying, coursework and exams, house hunting and dealing with difficult landlords, money, loans and debt, health and stress and campus crime and safety.

Reason Open to God: On Universities, Education, and Culture

Paperback, 30/05/2013, £22.95
With clarity and wisdom, Pope Benedict XVI sets out his vision for

Fields of Play: Constructing an Academic Life

Paperback, 28/02/1997, £27.50
How do the circumstances in which we write affect what we write? In a series of traditional and experimental writings, the author records an intellectual journey, creating new ways of reading and writing. The sociological imagination is applied to the act of writing, as life is connected to work.

Coaching and Mentoring in Higher Education

Paperback, 10/11/2006, £15.00
This handbook sets out a clear organisational rationale of coaching and/or mentoring and provides structured activities for self-reflection or groups. It will be particularly suitable for Higher Education institutions which are considering the development of mentoring as part of their effective professional relationships and working practices.

Seeking Wisdom in Adult Teaching and Learning: An Autoethnographic Inquiry

Hardback, 20/10/2017, £89.99
This book concerns the pursuit of wisdom in education, and the argument that wisdom - personified here as Sophia - is tragically marginalised or absent in current Western epistemological discourses.

Guide to Uni Life

Paperback, 25/08/2009, £9.99
Written by a graduate, A Guide to Uni Life offers a unique viewpoint on how to juggle studying, having fun and avoiding money troubles by someone who has lived through the experience themselves and can pass on lots of handy tips and advice for new or potential students.

Future Of Higher Education

Paperback, 11/03/2009, £38.99
Comprehensively explores policy, pedagogy and the student experience. This work explores key policies that have shaped higher education since the late twentieth century, and traces the impact that these policies have had on the extent and nature of higher education provision.

Equality and Diversity in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Paperback, 20/04/2012, £24.99
A key text for those taking the CTLLS or DTLLS optional unit 'Equality and Diversity'.

Lifelong Learning Sector Reflective Reader, The

Paperback, 01/03/2010, £23.99
A key text for those training to work in the Lifelong Learning Sector.


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