The Resource Researching learning in higher education : an introduction to contemporary methods and approaches, Glynis Cousin

Researching learning in higher education : an introduction to contemporary methods and approaches, Glynis Cousin

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Researching learning in higher education : an introduction to contemporary methods and approaches
Title
Researching learning in higher education
Title remainder
an introduction to contemporary methods and approaches
Statement of responsibility
Glynis Cousin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Across the world universities are transforming their teaching and learning practices to meet the challenges facing Higher Education in the 21st century. The best of this work is based on high-quality research and excellent scholarship. This much-needed book provides a basic and comprehensive approach into the research methods which are now significantly improving teaching and learning practices in many countries." "A complete resource for lecturers of any discipline, professional developers, researchers and graduate students, this book covers the essential methodological and theoretical foundations needed to engage in Higher Education research. The book has a refreshingly light yet serious tone, and takes a deeply humane approach to researching the human relationships between student and teacher." "This book will be an invaluable resource for anyone interested in the up-to-date theories and methods for conducting teaching and learning research in Higher Education."--BOOK JACKET
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
378.0072
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2326.3
LC item number
.C685 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The staff and educational development series
Label
Researching learning in higher education : an introduction to contemporary methods and approaches, Glynis Cousin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-252) and index
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Contents
1. Framing higher education research -- 2. Generating an ethical framework -- 3. Qualitative data analysis -- 4. Focus group research -- 5. Semi-structured interviews -- 6. Narrative inquiry -- 7. Ethnographic approaches -- 8. Case study research -- 9. Action research -- 10. Appreciative inquiry -- 11. Phenomenographic approaches -- 12. Transnational curriculum inquiry : researching threshold concepts -- 13. Visual research -- 14. Evaluation research
Control code
000043226938
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 257 p.
Isbn
9780415991650
Lccn
2008027784
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.b23494001
System control number
md23494001

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