Nigeria’s University Age: Reframing Decolonisation and Development (2017)
T. Livsey
London: Palgrave Macmillan. 285 pp.
ISBN 978-1-137-56504-4


Mobilities of Knowledge (2017)
Edited by H. Jöns, P. Meusburger and M. Heffernan
Cham: Springer. (= Knowledge and Space Book Series 10). 303 pp.
ISBN 978-3-319-44653-0
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Global Exchanges: Scholarships and Transnational Circulations in the Modern World (2017)
Edited by L. Tournés and G. Scott-Smith
Oxford: Berghahn Books. 356 pp.
ISBN 978-1-78533-702-4


Ethnic and Cultural Dimensions of Knowledge (2016)
Edited by P. Meusburger, T. Freytag and L. Suarsana
Dordrecht: Springer. (= Knowledge and Space Book Series 8). 304 pp.
ISBN 978-3-319-21899-1


The Civic University: the Leadership and Policy Challenges (2016)
Edited by J. Goddard, E. Hazelkorn, L. Kempton and P. Vallance
Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. 352 pp.
ISBN 978-1-78471-771-1


The Transnational Politics of Higher Education: Contesting the Global / Transforming the Local (2016)
Edited by M.-H. Chou, I. Kamola and T. Pietsch
London: Routledge. 200 pp.
ISBN 978-1-1388-4033-1


Higher Education and Capacity Building in Africa: The Geography and Power of Knowledge under Changing Conditions (2016)
Edited by H. K. Adriansen, L. Møller Madsen and S. Jensen
London: Routledge. 262 pp.
ISBN 978-1-3157-3462-0


Universität – Politik – Gesellschaft (2015)
Edited by M. G. Ash and J. Ehmer
Vienna: Vienna University Press
(= 650 Jahre Universität Wien – Aufbruch ins neue Jahrhundert 2). 776 pp.
ISBN 978-3-8471-0413-1


Bildungsgeographie (2015)
T. Freytag, H. Jahnke and C. Kramer
Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft.
(Geowissenschaften Kompakt). 144 pp.
ISBN 978-3-534-24983-1


Empire of Scholars: Universities, Networks and the British Academic World (2015)
T. Pietsch
Manchester: Manchester University Press
256 pp.
ISBN 978-0-7190-9930-4


Anglo-German Scholarly Networks in the Long Nineteenth Century (2014)
Edited by H. Ellis and U. Kirchberger
Leiden: Brill.
(= Knowledge Infrastructure and Knowledge Economy 43/4). 238 pp.
ISBN 978-9-004-25312-4


Scholarly Self-Fashioning and Community in the Early Modern University (2013)
Edited by R. Kirwan
Farnham: Ashgate. 232 pp.
ISBN 978-1-409-43797-0


Generational Conflict and University Reform: Oxford in the Age of Revolution (2012)
H. Ellis
Leiden: Brill.
(= Scientific and Learned Cultures and Their Institutions 31/8). 
257 pp.
ISBN 978-90-042-2552-7


Geographies of Science (2010)
Edited by P. Meusburger, D. N. Livingstone and H. Jöns
Dordrecht: Springer. (= Knowledge and Space Book Series 3). 264 pp.
ISBN 978-90-481-8610-5


Never Pure: Historical Studies of Science as If It Was Produced by People with Bodies, Situated in Time, Space, Culture, and Society, and Struggling for Credibility and Authority (2010)
S. Shapin
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press. 264 pp.
ISBN 978-08-018-9420-6


Empowerment and Representation at the University in Early Modern Germany: Helmstedt and Würzburg, 1576-1634 (2009)
R. Kirwan
Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag. 364 pp.
ISBN 978-3-447-06067-7


Students and Scholars: A Social and Cultural History of Medieval German Universities / Studenten und Gelehrte: Studien zur Sozial- und Kulturgeschichte deutscher Universitäten im Mittelalter (2008)
R. C. Schwinges
Leiden: Brill.
(= Education and Society in the Middle Ages and Renaissance 32). 663 pp.
ISBN 978-90-041-6425-3


The Scientific Life: A Moral History of a Late Victorian Vocation (2008)
S. Shapin
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. 488 pp.
ISBN 978-02-267-5017-0


British Universities: Past and Present (2006)
R. Anderson
London: Hambledon Continuum. 241 pp.
ISBN 978-08-264-3355-8


Grenzüberschreitende Mobilität und Kooperation in den Wissenschaften: Deutschlandaufenthalte US-amerikanischer Humboldt-Forschungspreisträger aus einer erweiterten Akteursnetzwerkperspektive (2003)
H. Jöns
Heidelberg: Selbstverlag des Geographischen Instituts der Universität Heidelberg.
(= Heidelberger Geographische Arbeiten 116). 514 pp.
ISBN 3-88570-116-X


Humboldt International: Der Export des deutschen Universitätsmodells im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert (2001)
Edited by R. C. Schwinges
Basel: Schwabe & Co. AG Verlag. 503 pp.
ISBN 978-3-7965-1735-8