Keeping Students in Higher Education by Cecille Dumbrigue; David Moxley; Anwar Najor-Durack
Publication Date: 2001-07-01
Contested Issues in Student Affairs by Marcia B. Baxter Magolda (Editor); Peter M. Magolda (Editor)Contested Issues in Student Affairs augments traditional introductory handbooks that focus on functional areas (e.g., residence life, career services) and organizational issues. It fills a void by addressing the social, educational and moral concepts and concerns of student affairs work that transcend content areas and administrative units, such as the tensions between theory and practice, academic affairs and student affairs, risk taking and failure; and such as issues of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and spirituality. It places learning and social justice at the epicenter of student affairs practice. The book addresses these issues by asking 24 critical and contentious questions that go to the heart of contemporary educational practice
Call Number: Online
Publication Date: 2013-02-01
In Search of Civility by Kent M. WeeksAmericans are troubled by the growing incivility they see in public life and in their interpersonal relationships. The lack of civility is an increasing issue on college campuses, reflecting deep societal problems. "In Search of Civility: Confronting Incivility on the College Campus", explores the timely issue by weaving stories of four college freshmen at a large university with current research on civility issues.