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Introduction to Sustainable Development Leadership and Strategies in Higher Education

Introduction to Sustainable Development Leadership and Strategies in Higher Education

Author: Enakshi Sengupta

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

ISBN: 9781789736472

Category: Education

Page: 224

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This topical volume contextualizes the heightened interest in sustainable education across the globe and will be of interest to researchers, university leaders, and students interested in a sustainable future for universities and society as a whole.

Leadership Strategies for Promoting Social Responsibility in Higher Education

Leadership Strategies for Promoting Social Responsibility in Higher Education

Author: Enakshi Sengupta

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

ISBN: 9781839094262

Category: Education

Page: 244

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This book explores the theoretical underpinnings and interventions of CSR practised by universities across the globe and the role their leadership plays in promoting this. It provides international examples from the US, Africa, Europe and Asia, with implications and insights for university leadership, staff, and students.

Developing and Supporting Multiculturalism and Leadership Development

Developing and Supporting Multiculturalism and Leadership Development

Author: Enakshi Sengupta

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

ISBN: 9781839094606

Category: Education

Page: 224

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The modern notion of humanism centres on the core qualities in all humans: agency, dignity, and development; primarily concerned with addressing contemporary human needs, concerns and problems. This book has an interdisciplinary focus on the development of human capacity at all levels, with the view that higher education is well suited for all.

Cultural Competence in Higher Education

Cultural Competence in Higher Education

Author: Tiffany Puckett

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

ISBN: 9781787697713

Category: Education

Page: 272

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This book covers teaching cultural competence in colleges and universities across the United States, providing a comprehensive reference for instructors, researchers, and other stakeholders who are looking for material that will assist them in working to prepare students to become culturally competent.

Designing Effective Library Learning Spaces in Higher Education

Designing Effective Library Learning Spaces in Higher Education

Author: Enakshi Sengupta

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

ISBN: 9781839097829

Category: Education

Page: 216

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Traditional roles of higher education are giving way to academic partnership, research and open resources. Libraries play a key role to serve as a gateway to information and to promote intellectual discovery among students. This book explores the relevant issues and strategies library science partnerships initiate with stakeholders in the field.

International Perspectives on the Role of Technology in Humanizing Higher Education

International Perspectives on the Role of Technology in Humanizing Higher Education

Author: Enakshi Sengupta

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

ISBN: 9781839827129

Category: Education

Page: 180

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By highlighting the use of emerging technologies in pedagogy and drawing on real-life case studies, the authors in this volume address the ongoing debate that technology brings a positive effect on education and beyond. They demonstrate how technology continues to fulfil the challenges of creating a more democratic educational environment.

University-Community Partnerships for Promoting Social Responsibility in Higher Education

University-Community Partnerships for Promoting Social Responsibility in Higher Education

Author: Enakshi Sengupta

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

ISBN: 9781839094385

Category: Education

Page: 256

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This book provides empirical evidence on how universities have considered social responsibilities as their prime focus, and engaged with civil society to enhance their values. Case studies from Indonesia to the United Kingdom enrich the book through experience, interventions and narratives.

Improving Classroom Engagement and International Development Programs

Improving Classroom Engagement and International Development Programs

Author: Patrick Blessinger

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

ISBN: 9781839094729

Category: Education

Page: 256

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Educational pedagogy refers to student-centered learning that provides meaningful engagement to directly enhance critical thinking and creativity. This edited collection equips readers to understand and implement impactful creative teaching and learning methods designed to act as a catalyst to improve the learning experiences of students.

Handbook on Teaching and Learning for Sustainable Development

Handbook on Teaching and Learning for Sustainable Development

Author: Walter Filho Leal

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781839104657

Category: Education

Page: 512

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Exploring the important role of education in both pursuing and implementing sustainable development, this timely Handbook highlights how teaching methods at schools and universities can impact the future. It looks at ways not only to inform students about matters related to sustainable development, but also to empower them to adopt behaviours and actions that lead to more sustainable lifestyles.

Faculty and Student Research in Practicing Academic Freedom

Faculty and Student Research in Practicing Academic Freedom

Author: Enakshi Sengupta

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

ISBN: 9781839827006

Category: Education

Page: 240

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Including case studies from Turkey, Iraq, Pakistan and Hungary, the authors in this edited collection examine the role of racial and gender biases, paired against rights and responsibilities, to highlight the drivers of restrictions on academic freedom against a backdrop of globalisation.

International Perspectives on Improving Student Engagement

International Perspectives on Improving Student Engagement

Author: Enakshi Sengupta

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

ISBN: 9781839094521

Category: Education

Page: 224

View: 993

As the role and practices of the academic library are evolving, so too is the relationship between the library and other areas of the university. This volume explores the library’s relationship with students, including the library-based learner, creating engaging classroom experiences, the library as an extension of the classroom, and more.