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    DescriptionThis book describes approaches to understanding cultures in higher education and pays particular attention to cultures and cultural construction at departmental level. Implications of cultural characteristics for issues around change initiatives, including the enhancement of teaching, learning and assessment are a key focus of this book.


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    Cultures and Change in Higher Education
    Theories and Practices
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Paul Trowler, Series edited by Noel Entwistle, Series edited by Roger King
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 224
    Width: 138 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 12 mm
    Weight: 261 g
    ISBN 13: 9781403948533
    ISBN 10: 1403948534

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: EDU
    BIC subject category V2: JFC
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    Ingram Subject Code: ED
    Libri: I-ED
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
    B&T General Subject: 340
    B&T Approval Code: A37723624
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    BISAC V2.8: EDU040000
    Abridged Dewey: 378
    B&T Approval Code: H37010200
    DC22: 378
    BISAC V2.8: EDU015000
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    BISAC V2.8: EDU020000
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    LC classification: LC191.9 .T76 2008
    Thema V1.0: JNM, JBCC
    Edition statement
    Illustrations note
    2 figures, 2 black & white tables
    Palgrave USA
    Imprint name
    Palgrave MacMillan
    Publication date
    15 September 2008
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    PAUL TROWLER is Professor of Higher Education and Head of Department Dept. of Educational Research, Lancaster University. He is a member of the Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE) Development Committee, and a member of Editorial Advisory Board for the journal Higher Education. He is author of a wide range of academic books including Prichard, C. and Trowler, P. (eds) (2003) Realising Qualitative Research in Higher Education. Aldershot: Ashgate. (The volume from the Higher Education Close Up 2 conference, Lancaster, 2001) Trowler. P. (2003) Education Policy: a policy sociology approach second edition. London: Routledge. Trowler, P. (ed) (2002) Higher Education Policy and Institutional Change. Buckingham: Open University Press.
    Review quote
    "It provides a refreshing voice in what is often a fairly turgid field". - John Brennan, CHERI, UK
    Table of contents
    Introduction Understanding Changes in Higher Education A Sociocultural Understanding of Teaching, Learning and Assessment Teaching and Learning Regimes: A Brief Overview Teaching and Learning Regimes Deconstructed Organizational Shape and Processes: Learning Architectures, Enhancement Cultures Enhancing Teaching and Learning Researching for Change Endnote References Index