American Educational Research Association (AERA) 2015
Palgrave Macmillan is delighted to be attending the annual AERA 2015 conference April 16-20 in Chicago, IL at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers.
This year's theme is 'Toward Justice: Culture, Language, and Heritage in Education Research and Praxis.'
We'll be at booth #518 so please stop by to pick up a free sample copy of our Higher Education Policy journal (while supplies last) and to view our vast selection of books from the past year.
We'll be discounting all books at 30% off. As a special offer, please take a look at all the books we'll have on hand below and take advantage of this special offer now by using code PM15THIRTY at checkout!
Featured Titles at AERA 2015
The Unruly PhD is a collection of first-person stories recounted by former graduate students who have successfully reached the other side of a PhD - and are willing to speak frankly about the challenges and decisions they faced along the way.
The second edition of Rankings and the Reshaping of Higher Education brings the story of rankings up-to-date. It contains new original research, and extensive analysis of the rankings phenomenon. Ellen Hazelkorn draws together a wealth of international experience to chronicle how rankings are helping reshape higher education in the age of globalization.
Edited by Peter A. J. Stevens and A. Gary Dworkin
This authoritative, state-of-the-art reference work provides the first systematic review to date of how sociologists have studied the relationship between race/ethnicity and educational inequality in eighteen different national contexts.
Edited by Martin Davies and Ronald Barnett
This new handbook explores critical thinking in higher education in all its forms, from definitions to teaching and incorporating it into the curriculum, its relationship to culture and the professions, and its social perspectives and scientific and cognitive manifestations.