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Philip G. Altbach

BOOKS AND EDITED BOOKS

BOOKS

Philip G. Altbach, The International Imperative in Higher Education. (Rotterdam, the Netherlands: SensePublishers, 2013).

Philip G. Altbach, Liz Reisberg, and Laura Rumbley, Trends in Global Higher Education: Tracking an Academic Revolution. (Chestnut Hill, MA: Boston College Center for International Higher Education, 2009). Also published by UNESCO, Paris. [link to download]

Laura Rumbley, Iván Pacheco, and Philip G. Altbach. International Comparison of Academic Salaries: An Exporatory Study. (Chestnut Hill, MA: Boston College Center for International Higher Education, 2008. [link to download]

Philip G. Altbach, Tradition and Transition: The International Imperative in Higher Education. (Rotterdam, the Netherlands: SensePublishers, 2007). (Also published by the Center for International Higher Education at Boston College. Chinese translation by the Peking University Press.) [link to download]

Philip G. Altbach, International Higher Education: Reflections on Policy and Practice. (Chestnut Hill, MA: Boston College Center for International Higher Education, 2006). [link to download]

Philip G. Altbach, Comparative Higher Education: Knowledge, the University, and Development (Norwood, N.J.: Ablex, 1998). Also published in Japanese by Tamagawa University Press, Tokyo and in Chinese by the Peoples Education Press, Beijing, and in Spanish the Universidad Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina. [link to download]

Philip G. Altbach, Student Politics in America (New Brunswick, N. J.: Transaction, 1997)

(With Ernest L. Boyer and M. J. Whitelaw), The Academic Profession: An International Perspective(Princeton, N. J.: Carnegie Foundtion for the Advancement of Teaching, 1994)

Philip G. Altbach, Essays on Higher Education in International Perspective (Tamagawa, Japan: Tamagawa University Press, 1994). Japanese edition of selected articles.

Philip G. Altbach et alHigher Education and Scientific Development in Newly Industrializing Nations (New York: Praeger, 1989) (Asian edition by De La Salle University Press, Manila, Philippines, 1989; Japanese translation by Tamagawa University Press, 1993).

Philip G. Altbach, The Knowledge Context: Comparative Perspectives on the Distribution of Knowledge(Albany: State University of New York Press, 1987).

Philip G. Altbach, Higher Education in the Third World: Themes and Variations, (New York: Advent Books, 1987; also published by Maruzen Publishers in Singapore)

Philip G. Altbach, University Reform: An International Perspective (Washington, D.C.: American Association for Higher Education, 1980).

Philip G. Altbach, Comparative Higher Education: Research Trend and Bibliography (London and New York: Mansell Publishing Co., 1979). (Translated into Chinese and published in the People's Republic of China by Educational Sciences Press, Beijing, 1987).

Philip G. Altbach, Publishing in India: An Analysis (New York and New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1975).

Philip G. Altbach. The Student Revolution: A Global Analysis (Bombay, Lalvani Publishing House, 1970).

Philip G. Altbach, Higher Education in Developing Countries: A Selected Bibliography (Cambridge: Harvard Center for International Affairs, 1970).

Philip G. Altbach, A Select Bibliography on Students, Politics, and Higher Education (Revised Edition) (Cambridge: Center for International Affairs, Harvard University, 1970).

Philip G. Altbach.  Turmoil and Transition: Higher Education and Student Politics in India (New York: Basic Books, 1968).

Philip G. Altbach.  Turmoil and Transition: Higher Education and Student Politics in India (Bombay: Lalvani Publishing House, 1968).

Philip G. Altbach, Student Politics in Bombay (Bombay: Asia Publishing House, 1968).

Philip G. Altbach, A Select Bibliography on Students, Politics, and Higher Education (Cambridge: Center for International Affairs, Harvard University, 1967).

 


Edited Books

Philip G. Altbach, Gregory Androushchak, Yaroslav Kuzminov, Maria Yudkevich, and Liz Reisberg eds., The Global Future of Higher Education and the Academic Profession: The BRICs and the United States. (New York, NY: Palgrave, 2013).

Philip G. Altbach, Liz Reisberg, Maria Yudkevich, Gregory Androuschchak, and Ivan F. Pacheco, eds., Paying the Professoriate: A Global Comparison of Compensation and Contracts. (New York, NY: Routledge, 2012).

Philip G. Altbach and Jamil Salmi, eds., The Road to Academic Excellence: The Making of World Class Research Universities. (Washington, DC: The World Bank, 2011). Available to download in English, French, Chinese, Korean, Indonesian, Russian, and Turkish.

Philip G. Altbach, ed. Leadership for World-Class Universities: Challenges for Developing Countries. (New York: Routledge, 2011).

Philip G. Altbach, Robert O. Berdahl, and Patricia J. Gumport, eds., American Higher Education in the 21st Century (Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011). 3rd edition. (Previous editions: 2005, 1998).

Philip G. Altbach and Patti McGill Peterson, eds., Higher Education in the New Century: Global Challenges and Innovative Ideas. (Rotterdam, the Netherlands: SensePublishers, 2007) [link to download]

Philip G. Altbach and Jorge Balán, eds., Worldclass Worldwide: Transforming Research Universities in Asia and Latin America. (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007). (Chinese translation by the Shanghai Jiaotong University Press. Japanese translation by Toshindo Publishers, Tokyo)

James J.F. Forest and Philip G. Altbach, eds., International Handbook of Higher Education. Dordrecht, the Netherlands: Springer, 2006. 2 volumes.

Philip G. Altbach and Daniel C. Levy, eds., Private Higher Education: A Global Revolution (Chestnut Hill, MA: Center for International Higher Education and Rotterdam, the Netherlands: SensePublishers, 2005). [link to download]

Philip G. Altbach and Damtew Teferra, eds., African Higher Education: An International Reference Handbook (Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 2002).

Philip G. Altbach,ed., The Decline of the Guru: The Academic Profession in Middle-Income and Developing Countries (New York: Palgrave, 2002). [link to download]

William A. Smith, Philip G. Altbach, and Kofi Lomotey, eds., The Racial Crisis in American Higher Education(Revised Edition). Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2002).

Philip G. Altbach, Patricia J. Gumport, and D. Bruce Johnstone, eds., In Defense of American Higher Education (Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001).

Philip G. Altbach, ed., The Changing Academic Workplace: Comparative Perspectives (Chestnut Hill, MA.: Center for International Higher Education, Boston College, 2000).

Philip G. Altbach, ed., Private Prometheus: Private Higher Education and Development in the 21st Century(Westport, Ct.: Greenwood Publishers, 2000). Spanish translation published by Center for University Studies, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico City, Japanese translation published by Tamagawa University Press, Tokyo, and Chinese translation by Peoples Education Press, Beijing, China.

Philip G. Altbach and Patti McGill Peterson, eds, Higher Education in the 21st Century: Global Challenge and National Response (Institute of International Education and Boston College Center for International Higher Education, April 1999).

Philip G. Altbach, ed., The International Academic Profession: Portraits from Twelve Countries (Princeton, N. J.: Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, 1997)

Philip G. Altbach and Edith S. Hoshino, eds., International Encyclopedia of Book Publishing (New York: Garland, 1996).

Philip G. Altbach, ed., Publishing and Development in the Third World (Oxford, England: Hans Zell Publishers, 1992).

Robert Arnove, Philip G. Altbach, and Gail P. Kelly, eds. Emergent Issues in Education: Comparative Perspectives (Albany: State University of New York Press, 1992).

Philip G. Altbach, ed., International Higher Education: An Encyclopedia (New York: Garland, 1991), 2 vols.

Philip G. Altbach and Kofi Lomotey, eds., The Racial Crisis in American Higher Education (Albany: State University of New York Press, 1991).

Philip G. Altbach and Seymour Martin Lipset, eds., Students in Revolt (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1969).