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Trust schools and the politics of persuasion and the mobilisation of interest
(Taylor & Francis, 2011-06-21)
This paper sets out the theoretical and methodological approach of a study of the politics of persuasion and the mobilisation of interest in relation to the Trust schools initiative in England. Drawing on the discourse ...
A module on learning technologies for teachers in higher education
(Istituto per le Tecnologie Didattiche and Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche ITDCNR, 2018-03-06)
This paper describes a 10 European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS ) module in Learning Technologies which forms part of a Post Graduate Diploma in Academic Practice, part of a professional development framework ...
Theorizing Progress: Women in Science, Engineering, and Technology in Higher Education
A conceptual framework of positions on women in Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) was developed, showing a chronological progression of the main approaches to women's underrepresentation in SET during the past 20 ...
Exploring the Unknown: Levinas and International Students in English Higher Education
(Taylor and Francis, 2009)
This article will start with a description of a small, pedagogic event: a snippet of conversation recorded in a classroom as part of a research project on working in groups with postgraduate students. I will use these few ...
E-Books Challenges and Opportunities
(D-Lib Magazine, 2004-10)
E-books are commonly perceived as offering great potential for learner support but also as struggling to compete with print due to poor on-screen presentation, restrictive licencing and limited range of titles offered. ...
Reinvented, Re-imagined and Somehow Dislocated: The Evolution of Two John McGahern Short Stories
The John McGahern archive at The James Hardiman Library, National University of Ireland Galway includes drafts of all McGahern's works. The archive includes over twenty drafts of McGahern's story 'Christmas', while the ...
The McGahern Archive at the James Hardiman Library
(National University of Ireland, Galway, 2007)
Making sense of e-book usage data
(The Acquisitions Librarian, 2007)
This article provides an overview of the types of statistical data available for e-book usage and includes examples from specifc vendors, along with coverage of standards such as COUNTER (Counting Online Usage of Networked ...
Sharing the pain, striving for gain
(UK Serials Group, 2010-03)
Ireland is experiencing a particularly severe and sudden economic downturn. Spending on higher education is under the microscope, with implications for university libraries. The impact of this new environment at National ...
Forum Critical Thinking: Symposium on the Future of Universities: Introduction
This introduction is for a special forum with contributions from the Galway Symposium on Critical Thinking: the Future of Universities.