Professor Malcolm Tight

Professor

Career Details

Career details

I previously worked at the University of Warwick, the Open University and Birkbeck College London.

I am Editor of the leading international journal Studies in Higher Education, and of the book series International Perspectives on Higher Education Research, and also on the Editorial Boards of the Journal of Education and Work and Widening Participation and Lifelong Learning.

Case Study Research: small-scale research with meaning
Tight, M. expected in 2016 London : Sage.
Book

Higher education research 2000-2010: changing journal publication patterns
Tight, M. 2012 In: Higher Education Research and Development. 31, 5, p. 723-740. 18 p.
Journal article

Researching higher education
Tight, M. 2012 2nd ed. Maidenhead : Open University Press. 278 p. ISBN: 9780335241835.
Book

Student accommodation in higher education in the United Kingdom: changing post-war attitudes
Tight, M. 2011 In: Oxford Review of Education. 37, 1, p. 109-122. 14 p.
Journal article

Are Academic Workloads increasing? The post-war survey evidence in the UK
Tight, M. 04/2010 In: Higher Education Quarterly. 64, 2, p. 200-215. 16 p.
Journal article

The golden age of academe: myth or memory?
Tight, M. 2010 In: British Journal of Educational Studies. 58, 1, p. 105-116. 12 p.
Journal article

The Routledge International Handbook of Higher Education
Tight, M., Mok, K.H., Huisman, J., Morphew, C. 2009 London and New York : Routledge. ISBN: 9780415432641.
Book

Higher education research as tribe, territory and/or community: a co-citation analysis
Tight, M. 05/2008 In: Higher Education. 55, 5, p. 593-608. 16 p.
Journal article

Higher education research : a citation analysis.
Tight, M. 2008 In: Higher Education Review -London-. 38, 2, p. 42-59. 18 p.
Journal article

Bridging the Divide: a comparative analysis of articles in higher education journals published inside and outside North America.
Tight, M.P. 1/02/2007 In: Higher Education. 53, 2, p. 235-253. 19 p.
Journal article

Autonomy in social science research.
Tight, M. 2007 In: Autonomy in social science research: the view from United Kingdom and Australian universities. Oxford : Elsevier p. 3-27. 25 p. ISBN: 9780762314058 (hbk.).
Chapter

Autonomy in social science research: the view from United Kingdom and Australian universities.
Tight, M., Kayrooz, C., Ã…kerlind, G.S. 2007 Oxford : Elsevier. 230 p. ISBN: 9780762314058 (hbk.).
Book

Autonomy, acquiescence or anomie? Reflections on a constructed research career.
Tight, M. 2007 In: Autonomy in social science research: the view from United Kingdom and Australian universities. Oxford : Elsevier p. 149-165. 17 p. ISBN: 9780762314058 (hbk.).
Chapter

Review and conclusions.
Tight, M. 2007 In: Autonomy in social science research: the view from United Kingdom and Australian universities.. Oxford : Elsevier p. 219-227. 9 p. ISBN: 9780762314058 (hbk.).
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Changing Understandings of 'Public' and 'Private' in Higher Education: the United Kingdom Case
Tight, M. 07/2006 In: Higher Education Quarterly. 60, 3, p. 242-256. 15 p.
Journal article

Higher education post-war : a novel history.
Tight, M. 2006 In: Higher Education Review -London-. 39, 1, p. 17-33. 17 p.
Journal article

How to research.
Tight, M., Blaxter, L., Hughes, C. 2006 Milton Keynes : Open University Press. 287 p. ISBN: 9780335217472 (hbk.).
Book

Higher Education Research: an atheoretical community of practice?
Tight, M.P. 1/11/2004 In: Higher Education Research and Development. 23, 4, p. 395-411. 17 p.
Journal article

Higher education as a field of research.
Tight, M. 2004 In: The Routledge Falmer reader in higher education.. London : Routledge Falmer p. 1-14. 14 p. ISBN: 0415327644 0415327652 (pbk.).
Chapter

The Routledge Falmer reader in higher education.
Tight, M. 2004 London : Routledge Falmer. 318 p. ISBN: 0415327644 0415327652 (pbk.).
Book

The Organisation of Academic Knowledge: a comparative perspective.
Tight, M.P. 1/12/2003 In: Higher Education. 46, 4, p. 389-410. 22 p.
Journal article

Researching Higher Education.
Tight, M.P. 2003 Maidenhead : Open University Press. 257 p. ISBN: 0335211186.
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